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 Events for Lake Pleasant 
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The Arizona Game and Fish Commission began to stock fish in Lake Pleasant Regional Park after the building of the main dam and completion of the diversion dam. To date, Lake Pleasant is home to 12 species of fish:
  • White Bass
  • Striped Bass
  • Large Mouth Bass
  • Bluegill
  • White Crappie
  • Black Crappie
  • Bigmouth Buffalo Fish
  • Channel Catfish
  • Flathead Catfish
  • Green Sunfish
  • Redear Sunfish
  • Tilapia
Every year, Lake Pleasant Regional Park hosts several fishing tournaments. A fishing license is required and may be obtained at most sporting goods stores or through the Arizona Game and Fish department.

 

Get Fit with a Lake View Hike (Series Finale) - Cottonwood and Yavapai Point Trails
Fishing and Other Things to Do Around Lake Pleasant
History Short Walk with the Ranger - Lake Pleasant

Shoreline Exploring on the Roadrunner Trail - Lake Pleasant - 2/5/2015
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 2/6/2015
A Hike on the New Beardsley Trail - 10 Lane East Parking Area - 2/6/2015
Hiking the Scenic Pipeline Canyon Trail - Lake Pleasant - 2/7/2015
Hummingbirds of Arizona Live! - Lake Pleasant - 2/7/2015
Water History Hike Above the Shoreline - Lake Pleasant - 2/12/2015
Friday the 13th Don't Worry Be Happy Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/13/2015
A Look at the Operations of Lake Pleasant on the New Beardsley Trail - 10 Lane East Parking Area - 2/13/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Valentine Paddle and Hike with a View - Lake Pleasant - 2/14/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/14/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/14/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/21/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/21/2015
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - 2/26/2015
In Search of Early Wildflowers - Lake Pleasant - 2/27/2015
Ranger Guided Lake Knowledge Short Walk - Lake Pleasant - 2/27/2015
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 9AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 10AM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 11AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
Looking for Early Wildflowers 1PM Hike - Lake Pleasant - 2/28/2015
Beardsley Trail Loop Hike - Lake Pleasant - 3/5/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Full Moon Paddle Tour - Lake Pleasant - 3/5/2015
Find the Naturalist on the Pipeline Canyon Trail - Lake Pleasant - 3/7/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Humbug Bay Paddle - 3/12/2015
Arizona Wildlife, Live! Lake Pleasant - 3/14/2015
more...


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Lake Pleasant Regional Park
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Morristown, AZ 85342
Entry Station 1-928-501-1710
Fax 602-372-8596
lakepleasant@mail.maricopa.gov

For GPS entry: Lake Pleasant Visitor Center
                       Overlook Road
                       Peoria, AZ

 
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