Lake Pleasant In Arizona
Boating, camping and fishing.
An oasis in the desert, Lake Pleasant is a 10,000-acre lake offering a variety of fishing and boating choices. Located 45 minutes northwest of Phoenix the lake can be accessed via 99th Avenue north from Sun City or via the Cave Creek Highway - west off US Highway 17 north from Phoenix. Two marinas, camping, water skiing and swimming areas are scattered around the lake and are often used year round. It is a popular day trip from Phoenix, Scottsdale and other valley cities. Fishing enthusiasts can fish for bass, crappie, white bass, stripers catfish and sunfish.
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NO
Bait & Tackle: NO
Pleasant Harbor RV Campground - 928 501-5253
Desert Tortoise Campground - 602 506-2930
Roadrunner Campground - 928 501-1710
Lake Pleasant Regional Park Campground - 928 501-1710
Pleasant Lake Map
Fish species found in Lake Pleasant include largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, redear sunfish, tilapia, white bass and striped bass.
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Local Contact Information
Lake Pleasant Regional Park
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Morristown, AZ 85342