Lake Pleasant

Enjoy the sunshine by the cool waters of Lake Pleasant, located an hour north of Phoenix, AZ, and a must for outdoor recreation with boating, fishing, and camping.

History & Nature

Just an hour north of the heart of Phoenix, the reservoir has been expanded to feature 114 miles of shoreline prime for family fun. There’s a 10-lane boat ramp, and parking for 200 vehicles.

Things To Do

Grab your boat, pole and fishing license to get bites from the likes of white bass, largemouth bass, striped bass, channel catfish, and black crappie. In addition to fishing, you’ll also find this to be a great spot for water sports, hiking, biking, and camping.

Hotels, Lodging & Camping

The 165 campsites range from tent and primitive to improved sites with full hookups. There are 14 group-use areas, 450 picnic sites, four overlooks, and a full-service marina equipped to handle 1,000 boats. This place is all set for your arrival.

Hours & Pricing

Park is open daily, year-round.

Visitor Center Hours:

  • April 1 - October 5: Monday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • October 6 - March 31: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., daily

* Please verify hours on the website.

Park Entrance Fees:

  • Per Vehicle: $7/day
  • Individual/Bicycle: $2/day
  • Per Vessel: $4/day motorized, $2/day non-motorized

For More Information

Lake Pleasant Regional Park
41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd.
Morristown, AZ 85342
(602) 506-2930

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