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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.

 

National Astronomy Day Stargazing with Telescopes at Lake Pleasant

"Cactus Bingo" Hike - Yavapai Lower Loop Trail - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2015
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 4/26/2015
May Day without Venom Hike, Protect Yourself from Bites and Stings - Lake Pleasant - 5/1/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Full Moon Paddle Tour - Lake Pleasant - 5/2/2015
Sunset and Full Moon Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 5/3/2015
Event Cancelled- Lake Pleasant Adventure Day - 5/16/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/17/2015
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant - 5/17/2015
Looking for Wildlife on the Beardsley - Morgan City Wash Loop Trail - Lake Pleasant - 5/22/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Exploring the Northern Coves - Lake Pleasant - 5/23/2015
"Scenic Lookout" Hike to Yavapai Point - Lake Pleasant - 5/24/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 5/25/2015
"Looking for Wildlife" on the Cottonwood Trail - Lake Pleasant - 5/29/2015
Looking for Rattlesnakes with the Ranger - Lake Pleasant - 5/30/2015
Family Fun Fishing Clinic - Lake Pleasant - 6/13/2015
Desert Awareness Information - Lake Pleasant - 6/13/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Agua Fria Long Paddle - Lake Pleasant - 6/20/2015
Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 6/26/2015
Desert Awareness Information - Lake Pleasant - 6/26/2015
Early Bird Spectacular Sun Rise and Full Moon Set - Lake Pleasant - 7/2/2015
Friday Family Fun Fishing Clinic - Lake Pleasant - 7/3/2015
Fourth of July Get Wet with Hike and Splash - Lake Pleasant - 7/4/2015
Looking for Wild Burros on the Wild Burro Trail - Lake Pleasant - 7/9/2015
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Goose Cove and Coles Cove Paddle - Lake Pleasant - 7/16/2015
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The nature center is currently closed for renovations. We apologize for the inconvenience, and look forward to assisting you in the upgraded facility in the Fall of 2015.

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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