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Canyon Lake

16802 N.E. Highway 88, Tortilla Flat, AZ
+1 480-288-9233
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16802 N.E. Highway 88, Tortilla Flat, AZ
+1 480-288-9233
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great area with amazing scenery, wildlife and views. Great day out with family. Good restaurant, restroom facilities and easy parking at a variety venues. Cannot beat this area for a great day.

Thank sltwhall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife drove through the mountains in the Superstition Mountains the scenery was so breathtaking the lake was beautiful I recommend this trip for anyone

1  Thank Cecil S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We have been going there for years and dock our boat there. The scenery is stunning and we always love being up there. We are very disappointed to experience the change in the restaurant! The quality and service just isn't there anymore. Seems they have...More

Thank sasi5701
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Canyon is one of my 3 favorite lakes in Arizona, have done some great Cat fishing, camping, and boating on the lake!

Thank Tiny6ft10
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I visited Canyon Lake for the first time about 8 years ago. it is a very serene place. Calming and relaxing. A great place to fish or canoe. Simply amazing views..I highly recommend visiting at least once.

Thank raq2raq
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

A beautiful and quiet lake. Boat rentals available. Resteraunt at the marina. Picnic spots on remote shore areas of the lake

Thank Leola B
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Have to see it at least once! Curvy roads, wild flowers and cactus make this lake a dream! One lane bridges add to the excitement. Unique location.

Thank pukasch
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Want to see a lake in the middle of gigantic multicolored rock? View bighorn sheep HIGH up on a ledge? Take a dinner cruise on the Dolly Steamboat. They inform you about the rock walls and the sights as you move along on this peaceful...More

Thank jcb13855
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We liked this a lot better than our trip to Sedona. Prepare yourself for a great drive over traditional American highways, cruising through the countryside and swinging along the mountains. With some amazing views to boot! When you reach Canyon lake, you can take the...More

Thank CrowCat
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I can't believe that I have lived in Arizona for 25+ years and have never been to this lake! It was absolutely beautiful, like someone took a replica of the Grand Canyon, placed it east of Phoenix and filled it with water. We went early...More

2  Thank nancy k
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roberta w
21 May 2017|
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Response from Paula B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but is about 17 miles from Apache Junction.
Marsha S
6 April 2017|
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Response from SeesTheWorld5 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure on cost as my in-laws paid for the boat rental. I know you pay for the boat regardless of how many people. I think it's at least $200 for about 4-5 hours. But I'm sure there's a rental website somewhere with... More