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Lynx Lake Reservations

Prescott National Forest  – Lynx Lake Campground and Groom Creek Horse Camp are now added to the National Recreation Reservation System (NRRS), in line with national policy. By offering reservations, campers will be able to plan ahead knowing they have a campsite ready for their arrival at these popular recreation areas. “I view this change […]

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Lynx Lake – Group Campsites

Lynx Lake – Eagle Ridge Group Campground sits between tall Ponderosa Pines within the Lynx Lake Recreation Area. Within 1/4 mile of the group campground.  The Eagle Ridge campground has two sites: The Osprey site can accommodate 26-75 people; the Peregrine site can accommodate 15-25. Groups may reserve one or both. Lynx Lake, a popular campground and fishing reservoir, is […]

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Lynx Lake – Prescott AZ

Lynx Lake, Arizona, is a 55-acre reservoir located within Prescott National Forest, approximately 5 miles east of Prescott, Arizona, in the Bradshaw Mountains. The lake is located at 5,530 feet elevation and is stocked for fishing. It is one of the most popular recreation areas in central Arizona. Mild weather, the cool ponderosa pines forest, […]

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Watson Lake – Prescott AZ

Watson Lake is one of two reservoirs at the Granite Dells, outside of Prescott, Arizona that was formed in the early 1900s when the Chino Valley Irrigation District built a dam on Granite Creek. The City of Prescott bought the reservoir and surrounding land in 1997 to preserve it as recreational land.  Watson Lake was […]

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Watson Lake Stocked With Trout

Prescott – Watson Lake Once Again Stocked With Trout The last time rainbow trout were stocked at Watson Lake in Prescott, John F. Kennedy was still president and landing on the moon was still seven years in the future. That is going to change the week of Jan. 9 as the Arizona Game and Fish […]