|Facilities: Nearby Springerville has supplies and other accommodations.|
Best Time To Visit: Spring and fall are the best times, Nelson Reservoir, for the brown trout, while summers supply a good yield for rainbow trout.
Fees: No fees are charged.
Accessibility: Work has been finished at Nelson to provide fishing access for people with disabilities. Improvements include 300 feet of concrete ramp; two covered fishing stations that can accommodate several people, and a special access restroom.
Directions: To reach Nelson Reservoir from Springerville: Start out going east on US-60, turn right on US-180. Turn left on US-260, turn right onto US-180. End at Nelson Reservoir Campground. Travel .12 miles to the reservoir.
Map: Click here for a map to Nelson Reservoir
Reservations: Reservations are not needed or accepted to use Nelson Reservoir.