Pelicans sun on the rocks of Elephant Butte Lake, New Mexico. As the lake rises, these rocks will become more of a navigational hazard. A group of rocks and shoals is located between coordinates 33 deg. 11.619 min. North latitude, 107 deg. 10.723 West longitude, and 33 deg. 11.900 North, 107 deg. 10.772 West.