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Best Places To Go Fishing In Arizona

Arizona is a state in the Western United States. Even it has neighbors which are states and have no coastlines. The fishing in Arizona is amazing, with many incredible fishing spots across the state. 

1/ Roosevelt Lake

The lake is located in Tonto National Forest. Because of the richness of nutrients, the bass population thrives in good number. Besides, anglers can catch White Bass, Striped Bass and Catfish. It is definitely a wonderful place to go for bass fishing.

2/ Havasu 

Smallmouth Bass, Striped Bass, Largemouth Bass and Catfish, Sunfish all can be caught here. It has 450 – mile shoreline and is considered an excellent lake in the county.

3/ Patagonia Lake 

You will have an opportunity to reel in Bluegill, Crappie, Catfish in a great place which is located one hour driving from Tucson. In the winter, anglers also see Rainbow Trout.

4/ Lees Ferry

Anglers will find a healthy and great population of Rainbow Trout under crystal clear waters of Lees Ferry. With consistent water temperatures, it supports the fish to be strong and healthy. 

5/ Lake Pleasant

Do you want to know the biggest lake in the Phoenix area? Yes, It is Lake Pleasant. The waters cover over 10,000 acres of water surface with 116 miles of shoreline is a home of Bass, Catfish and Tilapia. Largemouth Bass fishery is popular there and if you want to get the best fishing on your trip, let go fishing at dusk and dawn. 

6/ Lake Mead

Lake Mead is an enormous manmade lake, the largest one in the United States, was created in 1935 and also one of America’s first recreational lake destinations. Largemouth Bass, Striped Bass, Channel Catfish, Bluegill and Crappie are found in Lake Mead. 

The  list of great lakes in Arizona is endless. We have this table that you can take a look at and see which fish you catch when you go fishing in Arizona. 


Places

Type of fish

Roosevelt Lake 

Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Yellow Bass, Black Crappie, Carp, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish, Talapia

Bartlett Lake 

  • Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie, Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish, Tilapia
  • Saguaro Lake 
  • Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Yellow bass, Black Crappie
  • Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Flathead Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish
  • Redear Sunfish, Tilapia

Big Lake

  • Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Striped Bass, Black Crappie, Carp, Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish, Tilapia

Alamo Lake 

  • Largemouth bass, Black Crappie, Channel catfish, Carp, Bluegill, Green Sunfish

Patagonia Lake 

  • Largemouth Bass, Black Crappie, Carp, Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Channel Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish, Tilapia 

Lake Havasu 

  • Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Striped Bass, Black Crappie, Rainbow Trout, Carp, Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish, Tilapia

Canyon Lake 

  • Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Tiger Trout, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie, Carp, Channel Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish 

Show Low Lake 

  • Rainbow trout, Brown trout, Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, Walleye, Bluegill, Sunfish, Channel catfish

Lees Ferry 

Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Cutthroat Trout, 

Black River 

Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Smallmouth Bass

Lake Pleasant 

  • Largemouth Bass, Striped Bass, White Bass, White Crappie, Carp, Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish, Tilapia

Apache Lake 

  • Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, Yellow bass, Black Crappie
  • Channel catfish, Flathead Catfish, Walleye, Rainbow Trout, Carp, Bluegill, Green Sunfish

Lake Mead 

  • Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, Striped bass, Black Crappie, Channel catfish, Flathead Catfish, Rainbow Trout, Carp, Bluegill, Green Sunfish 

Hollow Lake 

  • Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie, Carp, Bigmouth Buffalo Fish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Bluegill, Green Sunfish, Redear Sunfish, Tilapia

Verde River 

  • Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, Rock bass, Black Crappie, Channel catfish, Rainbow Trout, Carp, Bluegill, Green Sunfish

Lynx Lake 

  • Rainbow trout, Brown trout, Largemouth bass, Crappie, Sunfish, Channel catfish

Martinez Lake 

  • Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, Striped bass, Black Crappie, Channel catfish, Flathead Catfish, Rainbow Trout, Carp, Bluegill, Green Sunfish