Watson Lake Fishing near Prescott, Arizona

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Details for Watson Lake

Species Caught Here:
Northern Pike
Trout

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 34.595856 -112.415726

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Description for Watson Lake, Yavapai County, Arizona

Watson Lake is a reservoir located just 4.9 miles from Prescott, in Yavapai County, in the state of Arizona, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including northern pike and lake trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or trolling your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Watson Lake.

Join us as we discuss the Arizona Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. 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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Best Fishing Times near Watson Lake

Fishing Times for Watson Lake near Prescott, AZ