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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.

 

Long Hike by Lake Pleasant

Shoreline Fishing Talk @ Visitor Center - Lake Pleasant - 11/29/2014
Things to Do At or Near Lake Pleasant - Lake Pleasant - 11/29/2014
Hiking for Fitness - Lake Pleasant - 12/4/2014
Discover the Desert Interpretive Walk - Lake Pleasant - 12/5/2014
Sunset and Full Moon Hike - Lake Pleasant - 12/5/2014
A Look at Kayaking - Lake Pleasant - 12/6/2014
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Full Moon Paddle - 12/6/2014
What Was That! A Look at Wildlife You Might Spot in the Park - Lake Pleasant - 12/11/2014
Exploring the Pipeline Canyon Trail - Lake Pleasant - 12/11/2014
Yavapai Point Hike - Come Hike it with the Park Ranger! - Lake Pleasant - 12/12/2014
Family Wildlife Fun - Lake Pleasant - 12/12/2014
Pleasant Paddlers Program - In Search of Bald Eagles Long Agua Fria Paddle - Lake Pleasant - 12/13/2014
Hiking the Wild Burro Trail - Come Hike it with the Park Ranger! - Lake Pleasant - 12/18/2014
Friday Fitness Hike - Yavapai and Cottonwood Trails- Lake Pleasant - 12/19/2014
Family Fun Reindeer Stories and Campfire Smores - Lake Pleasant - 12/19/2014
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 9AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 12/20/2014
Mammals of Arizona, Live! - Lake Pleasant - 12/20/2014
Pleasant Paddlers Program - New Years Day Paddle of Coles Bay - Lake Pleasant - 1/1/2015
Get Fit with a Lake View Hike - Roadrunner Trail - 1/2/2015
Desert Awareness - Desert Knowledge - Lake Pleasant - 1/2/2015
Get Fit with a Lake View Hike - Cottonwood Trail - 1/3/2015
Sunset and Full Moon Hike to Yavapai Point Lookout - Lake Pleasant - 1/3/2015
Get Fit with a Lake View Hike - Yavapai Point Trail - 1/9/2015
"Fitness through Kayaking" Talk - Lake Pleasant - 1/9/2015
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 9AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 1/10/2015
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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