Canyon Lake Fishing near Apache Junction, Arizona
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Description for Canyon Lake, Maricopa County, Arizona
Canyon Lake is a reservoir located just 11.4 miles from Apache Junction, in Maricopa County, in the state of Arizona, United States, near Tortilla Flat, AZ. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including flathead catfish, carp, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, largemouth bass, catfish, bream/bluegill, black bass, walleye and sunfish here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Canyon Lake.
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Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
Fishing Reports near Canyon Lake
"Great fishing at Apache Lake, aka Horse Mesa Dam which feeds off of the Salt River...." Apache Lake
"The Horse Mesa Dam is falling apart - chunks of concrete the size of a bus were sucked into the..." Horse Mesa Dam
"While it’s true that the bass here don't grow to lunker proportions (5lbs+) you can however find..." Bartlett Reservoir
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