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Catch-and-Release Fishing Lake

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Great For Young First Time Fishers

I took my five year old grandson there and he had a ball. The lake is stocked and making a catch is... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2019
Mbrasier27
Nice Little Lake

Great place for the littles to enjoy learning to fish. There is a nice walking path, and this is... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2019
Janet F
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41703 N. Gavilan Peak Parkway, Anthem Community Park, Anthem, AZ 85086
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

I took my five year old grandson there and he had a ball. The lake is stocked and making a catch is not very difficult.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019

Great place for the littles to enjoy learning to fish. There is a nice walking path, and this is part of a larger park that is really well kept.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Janet F
Reviewed February 25, 2019

WOW! We caught several Bass! 3 ponds, The best fishing is at the lower pond. Catch and release! Nice waterfall and walking park! Shade trees every where. Awesome community.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mikestpaul12
Reviewed October 2, 2018

If you're looking for a serene, relaxing place to have a picnic, this is a delightful place to do it. Very few people actually fish here and those that do respect the environment. The lake features lovely swans swimming. You can stand on a dock...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vegascr1
Reviewed December 21, 2017

In Arizona if you find water you will find people-sometimes more people than gallons of water. this little series of two man-made lakes contains recycled water that supports stocked trout among shade trees and green grass all provided courtesy of the local HOA. People are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank MrPSki
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Been there a few times. Have to be patient but they do bite. It's a lot of fun for the young ones. Bring a lunch and enjoy the day! Please pick up after yourselves as this is a very clean place.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank CaliNanni
Reviewed February 11, 2015

The Catch-and-Release Fishing Lake in Anthem is just as titled....a nice addition to livable Anthem. Whether fishing, strolling and/or people watching, this nice park area is one of Anthem's finest amenities.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Robert A
Reviewed April 5, 2012

Serene and lovely just to sit and watch the ducks, birds and a great people watching spot.

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank daisydasher
Reviewed March 21, 2012

We always catch something in this great little lake. Excellent park and tons of fun.

4  Thank Dawn A
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Voyager40500803161
April 18, 2019|
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Response from Janet F | Reviewed this property |
I’ve been asked this before, and I’m not sure, as we watched some people fishing, but did not fish ourselves. Check with local authorities in Anthem or AZ Game and Fish- they can tell you.
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ernest p
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Response from Janet F | Reviewed this property |
I do believe you need a fishing license in AZ. I’m not a full time resident, so I’m not sure about the military ID. I did not see a place on site to rent a pole. Think folks were bringing their own. Maybe check with the... More
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