Canyon Lake Fishing near Apache Junction, Arizona

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Details for Canyon Lake

Species Caught Here:
Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Rainbow Trout
Flathead Catfish
Black Bass

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 33.553658 -111.442635

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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 largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, catfish, flathead catfish, black bass, sunfish, bream/bluegill, walleye and carp here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Canyon Lake. For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Arizona Fish & Wildlife. 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.

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