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  • Canyon Lake is one of four reservoirs that were formed by the damming of the Salt River in the U.S. state of Arizona.

    The lake was formed by the Mormon Flat Dam, which was completed in 1...

  • Black Canyon Lake is a lake the Arizona Game and Fish Department built in the 1960s along the Mogollon Rim to provide water recreation opportunities for the public. Despite being affected by the 20...

  • Big Lake is considered one of the White Mountains' best fishing lakes, because of its size, productivity and visitor amenities. As with most trout waters in Arizona, catch rates are best in spring,...

  • Becker Lake is managed as a trophy trout lake. Located near Springerville, it also includes the 622-acre (252 ha) Becker Wildlife Area, where wintering bald eagles can be spotted most years in near...

  • Bear Canyon Lake is a lake built by Arizona Game and Fish Department for angler recreation. The facilities are maintained by Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest division of the USDA Forest Service.

  • Ashurst Lake is a small lake located on the Anderson Mesa 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Flagstaff. It is one of the few natural lakes in the state of Arizona, the bulk of which reside in the area.<...

  • Arivaca Lake is located in southern Arizona, 60 miles (97 km) south of Tucson. In mid 1999, there was a total fish kill at this lake due to oxygen depletion. The facilities are maintained by the Ar...

  • Apache Lake is one of four artificial reservoirs created along the Salt River in central Arizona as part of the Salt River Project. The lake is located near the Apache Trail about 65 miles (104 km)...

  • Aker Lake is located in the White Mountains southwest of Alpine, Arizona off State Route 191. This lake is located in and administered by the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest.

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  • Directions to Little Bear Creek Lake:
    No boat ramp. The only boat access is dragging a boat down the northwest corner of the dam. Some use a cartop sized boat in the back of a 4 wheel ...

  • Theodore Roosevelt Lake or the Roosevelt Lake is located about 130km northeast of Phoenix & is an angler’s haven. Located entirely within Arizona, Lake Roosevelt is the largest reservoir ...

  • Mittry Lake is located in the southwest corner of Arizona, just north of Yuma on the Lower Colorado River. It is located in between the upstream Imperial Dam and the downstream Laguna Dam.

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  • Fishing at Hurricane Creek
    Species of fish in Hurricane Creek: Smallmouth Bass:Shadow Bass
    It is your responsibilty to know local fishing regulations (See below)

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  • Fishing at Hayshed Pond
    Species of fish in Hayshed Pond: Largemouth Bass:Black Crappie:Channel Catfish
    It is your responsibilty to know local fishing regulations (See below)
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  • Fishing at Little Piney Creek
    Species of fish in Little Piney Creek: Bluegill:Channel Catfish
    It is your responsibilty to know local fishing regulations (See below)

  • Fishing at Mirror Lake - Sylamore Species of fish in Mirror Lake - Sylamore: Rainbow Trout
    It is your responsibilty to know local fishing regulations (See below)

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  • Directions to Old Forester Pond:
    Boat access at the lake but only with a small cartopper sized boat - no ramp and no suitable turnaround for a vehicle and trailer. Due to the archeologica...
  • Tempe Town Lake is a reservoir that occupies a portion of the currently dry riverbed of the Salt River as it passes through the city of Tempe, Arizona just north of Tempe Butte.

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  • San Carlos Lake was formed by the construction of the Coolidge Dam and is rimmed by 158 miles (254 km) of shoreline. The lake is located within the 3,000-square-mile (7,800 km...

  • Lake Powell is a reservoir on the Colorado River, straddling the border between Utah and Arizona (most of it, along with Rainbow Bridge, is in Utah). It is the second largest man-made reserv...

  • Lake Mead is the largest reservoir in the United States in maximum water capacity. It is located on the Colorado River about 30 mi (48 km) southeast of Las Vegas, Nevada, in the st...

  • Woods Canyon Lake

    is a small lake located in northern Arizona, about 30 mi (48 km) east of the city of Payson. It is one in a series of small, canyon-bound lakes located on the Mogo...

  • Whitehorse Lake is located 19 miles (31 km) southeast of Williams in North Central Arizona.

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  • Watson Lake

    is one of two reservoirs at the Granite Dells, outside of Prescott, Arizona that was formed in the early 1900s when the Chino Valley Irrigation District built a dam on Granite Cre...

  • Stoneman Lake is a small lake located in northern Arizona, about 30 mi (48 km) south of the city of Flagstaff. Like the nearby Mormon Lake, it is one of the few natural lakes in Ar...

  • Soldiers Lake is located 75 miles (121 km) southeast of Flagstaff in the state of Arizona.

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  • Soldiers Annex Lake is located 75 miles (121 km) southeast of Flagstaff in the state of Arizona. Long Lake is the main lake of the area.

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  • Show Low Lake is a 100-acre (0.40 km2)lake nestled at 6,500 feet (2,000 m) elevation in the White Mountains of Arizona which is administered by the Arizona Game and Fish...

  • Saguaro Lake is the fourth reservoir on the Salt River formed by the Stewart Mountain Dam in the U.S. state of Arizona. The lake is off State Route 87, about halfway between Phoenix, Arizona and th...

  • Rose Canyon Lake

    is located 30 miles (48 km) northeast of Tucson, Arizona in the Santa Catalina Mountains near Mount Lemmon. Rose Canyon Lake is the only lake in the Santa Catalina Distr...

  • Riggs Flat Lake is located on the top of the Pinaleno Mountains, 40 miles (64 km) southwest of Safford.

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  • Rainbow Lake, which is managed by the Arizona Game and Fish Department, is located near the heart of Lakeside at 6,760 feet (2,060 m). The land surrounding the lake is privately owned and inac...

  • Pena Blanca Lake is a reservoir in Arizona, United States, located 18 miles (29 km) northwest of Nogales.

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  • Patagonia Lake is located south of Patagonia, Arizona, and northeast of Nogales. The lake was created by damming Sonoita Creek. Facilities are maintained by Arizona State Parks.

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  • Parker Canyon Lake is located in southeastern Arizona, 28 miles (45 km) southwest of Sierra Vista around the Huachuca Mountains and about 5 miles (8.0 km) north of the border with Mexico.

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  • Lynx Lake, Arizona, is a 55-acre (220,000 m2) reservoir located within Prescott National Forest, approximately 5 miles (8.0 km) east of Prescott, Arizona, in the Bradshaw Mountains.

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  • Luna Lake is a natural body of water that covers approximately 75 acres (0.30 km2) of land. It is located about three miles (5 km) southeast of Alpine, Arizona at the elevation of 7,890 ft (2,400 m...

  • Long Lake

    is located in the Mogollon Rim area of the state of Arizona. It is located 75 miles (121 km) southeast of Flagstaff. The facilities are maintained by Coconino National Forest d...

  • Mormon Lake is a shallow, intermittent lake located in northern Arizona. With an average depth of only 10 ft (3.0 m), the surface area of the lake is extremely volatile and fluctua...

  • Lake Pleasant, one of the important artificial reservoirs surrounding the Phoenix metropolitan area. Created by the Waddell (Pleasant) Dam, which was finished in 1927, the lake originally ha...

  • Lake Mohave

    is a reservoir formed by Davis Dam on the Colorado River, which defines the border between Nevada and Arizona in the United States. The lake lies at an elevation of 647 feet (197&...

  • Lake Mary may refer to one of two reservoirs in northern Arizona, southeast of Flagstaff. The name may also be used to refer to the two lakes as a whole.

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  • Knoll Lake is part of the Blue Ridge Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest. It gets its name from a rocky island located in the middle of the lake. Knoll Lake is located in Leonard Canyon...

  • Kinnikinick Lake is located 38 mi (61 km) south of Flagstaff in North Central Arizona within the Coconino National Forest. Prairies of Juniper surround the lake and typically abound with Pronghorn ...

  • Kaibab Lake is located about 4 mi (6.4 km) northeast of Williams in North Central Arizona.

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  • J. D. Dam Lake is located 19.5 miles (31.4 km) south and east of Williams in North Central Arizona.

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  • Hulsey Lake is a lake near Escudilla Peak in the Apache National Forest, Arizona. It is located at 8,620 feet (2,630 m) on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests.

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  • Horsethief Basin Lake is located near Crown King in central Arizona. The lake features a dam which is open to pedestrians and anglers.

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  • Granite Basin Lake is located about 15 minutes from Prescott, in North Central Arizona. Located in the Prescott National Forest, it is adjacent to the Granite Mountain Wilderness Area.

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  • Goldwater Lake is a reservoir formed by a dam on Goldwater Creek, located south of Prescott in North Central Arizona. This lake is maintained by the City of Prescott Parks and Recreation department...

  • Fool Hollow Lake is a public lake located in Navajo County, Arizona, near the city of Show Low. The lake is operated by the Arizona State Parks Department, and consists of 150 acres (61 ha), with a...

  • Deadhorse Lake is located near Clarkdale in North Central Arizona.

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  • Dankworth Pond is located 8 miles (13 km) south of Safford in southeastern Arizona. The pond is fed by a live Artesian spring which is very warm to the touch (~90°).

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  • Crescent Lake is located approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) north of Big Lake. The lake sits at just over 9,000 feet (2,700 m) elevation on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests, as such the facilitie...

  • Concho Lake is an irrigation reservoir situated in the town of Concho, in the eastern Arizona grasslands at 6,300 feet (1,900 m). Much of the surrounding land is privately owned; the rest is owned ...

  • Mittry Lake is located in the southwest corner of Arizona, just north of Yuma on the Lower Colorado River. It is located in between the upstream Imperial Dam and the downstream Laguna Dam.

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  • Chevelon Canyon Lake is a small reservoir located in northern Arizona, about 15 mi (24 km) west of the city of Heber. It is one in a series of small, canyon-bound lakes located on the Mogollon Rim,...

  • Cataract Lake is located near Williams in North Central Arizona.

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