Saguaro Lake Arizona

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Fishing Report for Saguaro Lake Arizona.

Saguaro Lake is the lower lake on a chain of 4 from the Salt River, Roosevelt, Apache, Canyon and Saguaro are made from the Salt River. Saguaro lake has a weird assortment of fish inhabiting the lake. You can catch all the warm water fish you would at any of our desert lakes, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Catfish, Sunfish and more. Saguaro Lake also offers Trout and Walleye fishing. It stocked with trout through out the year and believe it or not you can catch a nice size Walleye there.

Here is a printable document of the rules and some more general directions to Saguaro Lake. Here is a printable map of Saguaro Lake. And here is a printable closer map of Saguaro Lake including Peregrine Point Fishing Dock from the Tonto National Forest.

Map of Saguaro Lake Arizona

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Directions to Saguaro Lake Arizona

From Central Phoenix: To get to Saguaro Lake from central phoenix you can take the 202 to Power Rd north all the way to the lake. Your other option to get to Saguaro is the take Hwy 87 north till you get to bush Hwy, take and right to head south for about 15 to the Lake. If you coming from northern Arizona just stay on the 87 south till you reach bush Hwy and turn left. There are not many businesses on the way to Saguaro Lake so make sure you have all the bait and tackle you need before getting on Hwy 87.

Information for Saguaro Lake Arizona
Consumption Advisory There is not currently a consumption advisory at Saguaro Lake for Fish. There is always a advisory for mercury levels so be sure to check our the the game and fish alerts. To view the alert read this Game and Fish report.
Restrictions/Season of Use fishing and boating and are open year-round at Saguaro Lake
GPS 33 34' 05.6N 111 32' 18.7W
Land Ownership Saguaro Lake is Part of the Tonto National Forest
Tournament this week No
Elevation The elevation at Saguaro Lake is 1600 ft feet,Desert/ sonorant
Max Surface Acers Saguaro Lake has 1100 feet of surface acers and 27 miles of shoreline
Spawning Season Spring
River lake Impounds Saguaro Lake is filled from the Salt River
Water Temp Saguaro Lake is a warm body or water.
Average Depth The average depth for Saguaro Lake is 90 ft
Road Condition The roads to Saguaro Lake are paved all the way to the main launching area.
Fly Fishing You can fly fish at Saguaro Lake, Saguaro Lake is often stocked with trout
Bait Fishing You can bait fish at Saguaro Lake but Chumming is prohibited.
Access Fee Saguaro Lake's Fee is the Tonto Pass. You can order one from us here or buy one from a licenses vendors in person. There is a gas station right across from the casino were you can pick one up on the way.
Tonto Pass Yes the Tonto Pass is required for Saguaro Lake
Bag Limit You can keep 6 bass at Saguaro, no more than one between 13 and 16 inches can be kept
Boats to Rent There are boat rentals at Saguaro Lake.
Licenses for Sale There are no licenses for sale at Saguaro Lake
Swimming You can swim all you want at Saguaro Lake unless otherwise posted near objects "marinas",
Camping There are no camping sites right near Saguaro Lake.
Drinking Water Yes at the marina
Barrier free Access Yes to the east of the lake you might be able to park right on the shore. view the interactive map above.
Restrooms Yes there are restrooms at Saguaro Lake.
Trailer Spaces Not that I'm aware of
Electricity ?
Boat & Engine Restrictions There are no motor restrictions at Saguaro Lake
Launching Area There are two main launching areas at the main entrance. Both of them are paved.
Water Skiing Yes you can water ski at Saguaro Lake.
Cleaning Stations No Cleaning stations at Saguaro Lake
Phone Number for Water Level Check the Game and Fish site at this link or SRP
Marinas Saguaro lake Marina Contact marina office at phone:
Ranger Station The closest ranger station to Saguaro Lake is right next to the main launching area.
Ranger District ?
Comments: If you find any of the about information to have been updated or wrong, let us know. Email or just post the correction in the forum below. Thank You.


Bait Shops and Fishing Tackle Stores near Saguaro Lake Arizona


Saguaro lake Marina Wild Horse West Fisherman's Choice Pro Shop  
Dock Store( two locations one car accessible, one is boat accessible both located in Marina/Boat storage Ph. (602) 316 3378 "they sell live minnows, worms, lures and small tackle. 8415 W Carefree Hwy, Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 566-0740 "if your coming from the far west side of town. They sell water dogs, worms, liver and small tackle. Call or visit there web site 13615 N 35th Ave Ste 8 Phoenix, AZ 85029 Map (602) 993-1139 or visit there web site Here.  


Bars and Restaurants near Saguaro Lake Arizona

Dock Store( two locations one car accessible, one is boat accessible both located in Marina/Boat storage Ph. (602) 316 3378 "they sell live minnows, worms, lures and small tackle.      

Lodging near Saguaro Lake Arizona








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Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 July 2012 05:06


# BMichael McKinley 2015-07-24 13:38
Where do you park your truck and boat trailer when you off load your boat and wish to stay out on the lake for a few days? My boat is a 26 foot searay cabin cruiser and I can live on my boat.
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# keith 2012-07-09 13:45
sahuaro lake is not filled by the verde river
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# HookedAZ 2012-07-11 05:06
Good catch. Thanks Keith.
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