Common questions

Is Canyon Lake open to camp?

Is Canyon Lake open to camp?

Area Status: Open There are occasional sightings of Big Horn sheep, as well as other wildlife. Lake tour boat trips call (480) 827-9144. Boat-access camping is at The Point.

Do you have to pay at Canyon Lake?

Yes, in most parts of Canyon Lake you do have to pay to enter. However there are regions where you can eat on the lake and go walk down to the docks where they rent jet ski’s and boats.

Does Canyon Lake have sharks?

Canyon Lake is truly the land of the giants and has been for some time. More than ten species of shark, including great white sharks, are known to utilize the feeding grounds of the canyon and seamount area.

Does Choke Canyon have alligators?

Teeming wildlife American alligators live in the park. Choke Canyon is the westernmost place where they commonly occur.

How to get to Canyon Lake in Arizona?

Contact the Mesa Ranger Station. Direction of travel on the lake is counter-clockwise (keep your right shoulder closest to the shore). Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, Arizona Game and Fish Department and Forest Service personnel enforce Lake regulations. If you PACK IT IN, PACK IT OUT!!

What’s the water temperature at Canyon Lake AZ?

Canyon Lake’s current water temperature is 83° F. Today’s forecast is:, with a high around 103° F and a low around 79° F. Winds are out of the E at 8 mph with gusts of 16 mph.

Is there any water at Chevelon Canyon Lake?

There is no drinking water available. Camp only in designated sites and leave site clean for next visitor. The 3/4 mile trail down to the lake is a steady descent. No vehicle access to lake.

How tall is Woods Canyon Lake in Arizona?

Woods Canyon Lake is surrounded by a dense forest of pine, fir, oak and aspen, and sits at an elevation of 7,000 feet. Hikers who venture onto nearby trails are afforded expansive views of the land beneath the Mogollon Rim.

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