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Where to Fish in Arizona

This site includes fishing spots managed by the game and fish department, Indian Reservations and fishing holes on private land. Be sure and do some research before heading out to a new spot. The information on these fishing locations is community driven and often out-dated, we're not an official state organization. If you're looking for new places to fish in AZ though, you're going to find it here..
  1. Lower Salt River

    The Lower Salt River, below Saguaro Lake's Stewart Mountain Dam, has the distinction of being the only cold-water trout fishery in the nation...
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  2. Horseshoe Lake

    Horseshoe Lake also known as Horseshoe Reservoir is filled from the Verde River. It rarely reaches it's full capacity of water due to power...
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  3. Lake Pleasant

    Lake Pleasant is a man-made reservoir Northwest of Phoenix, popular for fishing and watersports. Lake Pleasant was formed by the creation of the...
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  4. Verde River

    Fishing the Verde River The Verde River holds some of the best fishing in the state from it's beginning in Chino Valley all the way down to its...
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  5. Black River Arizona - Lower Black River

    While the Lower Black River is one of the best places in the state to fish for smallmouth bass, it is also an environmentally sensitive wilderness...
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  6. Roosevelt Lake

    Roosevelt Lake, or Theodore Roosevelt Lake is one of the biggest bodies of water in the state. It is also famous for producing some of the biggest...
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  7. Gila River

    Most people in the metro phoenix think of the Gila River as a dry river with not worth fishing. In the metro Phoenix area the Gila River does...
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  8. Seneca Lake

    Seneca Lake is off the 60/77 halfway between Globe and Show Low. The lake is treated as a warm and cold water fishery. It offers largemouth bass,...
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  9. Fossil Creek

    In the fall of 2004, nearly 100 people from around the state worked together to restore Fossil Creek to a native fishery. This work involved...
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  10. Apache Lake

    Apache Lake is one of four artificial reservoirs created along the Salt River in central Arizona as part of the Salt River Project. It was created...
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    5
  11. Picacho Reservoir

    Note: Picacho Lake/Reservoir has been reported dry in the reviews below: Conveniently located in the heart of Arizona, Picacho Reservoir can...
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  12. Woods Canyon Lake

    Wood Canyon Lake is a small lake just east of Payson that can have good trout fishing. If your looking for a day trip with the family, Woods...
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  13. San Carlos Lake

    San Carlos is a popular lake for catching monster bass, flathead catfish and black crappie. It's located on the San Carlos Indian Reservation so...
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  14. Lake Havasu

    Lake Havasu is part of the Colorado River created by the Davis Dam and home to the history London Bridge. The border of California and Arizona...
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    3.5/5,
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  15. Ashurst Lake

    Ashurst Lake AZ is located about twenty minutes south of Flagstaff off Lake Mary Rd. If you want to cautch rainbow trout or Northern Pike Ashurst...
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    4/5,
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