Fishing in Arizona

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Top Fishing Spots in Arizona

Woods Canyon Lake
This place offers good brown trout and rainbow trout fishing. Visitors can enjoy a picnic area with restrooms and a boat ramp.
Dead Horse Lake
Three lagoons of great trout and largemouth bass fishing in Cottonwood, Ariz.
Lake Pleasant Regional Park
Called one of the most scenic water recreation areas in the Valley of the Sun. This lake is home to great fishing for 12 types of fish.

Common Catches in Arizona

Apache Trout
Apache Trout
The apache trout is considered to be critically endangered by the IUCN.
Rainbow Trout
Rainbow Trout
The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms. It is native to the west coast of North America from southern Alaska to Mexico.
Flathead Catfish
Flathead Catfish
The flathead catfish is a popular food fish has an excellent flavor.
Largemouth Bass
Largemouth Bass
The largemouth bass is the most popular freshwater game fish in the U.S. Learn more about how you can identify a largemouth bass, where to catch it and what bait and lures to use.
Smallmouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
The smallmouth bass is the second largest member of the sunfish family attaining a weight of almost 12 lb.
Brown Trout
Brown Trout
The brown trout is one of the world’s most widely distributed and highly esteemed freshwater fish.

Arizona Fishing Tips And Information

Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing

Fly fishing is fun, relaxing and easy to learn. Learn how to start fly fishing today.

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River Fishing

River Fishing

Get river fishing tips, freshwater fishing techniques and more to help you catch more fish

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Lake & Pond Structures

Lake & Pond Structures

Learn about the structures in lakes and ponds. Learn where to find fish, tips and more.

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