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Gorgeous Place

This local spot is beautiful .... originally a primary Water supply point for Prescott, it has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
davefoshee
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Prescott, Arizona
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Mothers Day 2018

canoe and kayak rentals available. Fishing permitted. No swimming allowed. Even on windy days one... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Joseph S
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Prescott, Arizona
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2900 S Goldwater Lake Rd, Prescott, AZ 86303-8405
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This local spot is beautiful .... originally a primary Water supply point for Prescott, it has evolved into a wonderful recreation spot in this area. Boating is restricted to “manpower” and battery boats, plenty of picnic and recreation areas and you will want to just...More

Thank davefoshee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

canoe and kayak rentals available. Fishing permitted. No swimming allowed. Even on windy days one can still easily paddle around the lake.

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed May 22, 2018

We ended up at Goldwater Lake after we were turned away at Watson Lake because of the wind. We wanted to kayak, canoe, or paddle board. We did have to wait about an hour for other people to return, but the day was sunny and...More

5  Thank JLT2013
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Beautifully maintained picnic and play areas. Vault toilets, exceptionally clean. Great walking paths along lovely water views with shade.

1  Thank moretripsplanned
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

A small and fun playground, plenty of bathroom facilities, lots of picnic tables in sun or shade, and several benches around the pathways. We didn’t fish, but there were several people taking advantage! The paths are of varying types, and there are lots of lizards...More

1  Thank Kristin W
Reviewed March 29, 2018

What a beautiful lake surrounded by beautiful pines. We came here to wet some line but it was just to breezy so we just explored the area.

1  Thank LasVegas92
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Follow Senator Hwy up the hill from downtown. Before you know it, you're surrounded by the Prescott National Forest and fishing havens disguised as reservoirs. Brand new picnicking amenities and playgrounds.

1  Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed March 12, 2018

We visited here with my kids. It's a very close drive from Prescott. There is a $3 parking fee, but it's very nice. You can hike, fish or just walk around the water. There is a playground for the small kids too. It can be...More

Thank Dan O
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Wonderful little spot outside of Prescott. Seating areas, picnic areas, nearby camping, but too many people for me.

Thank E S
Reviewed February 14, 2018

We hiked back to the lake in the afternoon in mid February. It was about 8 miles round trip. It was a scenic hike with a few mountain bikes but no other hikers on it. It was moderately strenuous. It took us about 4 hours...More

1  Thank Matthew307
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Janet p
June 13, 2018|
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Response from moretripsplanned | Reviewed this property |
I live in MN so you would have to check with local officials.
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Debbie M
April 15, 2018|
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Response from Sherryl H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I do remember a lot of day use facilities. Best to look online or call to find out for sure.
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Bill S
March 7, 2018|
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Response from CaitlinHair | Reviewed this property |
Yes! You can also head to the other side of the lake and there are more hills to go on. It's beautiful
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