Lakes and Reservoirs

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  • Arizona Regulations

    Prior to fishing at these lakes, make sure that you have the appropriate licenses and are familiar with the governing agency's boating, fishing, and/or hunting regulations for that particular lake or area.

    Arizona Game & Fish
    (602) 942-3000
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  • C.C. Cragin (Blue Ridge) Lake (Map #6)

    This narrow, winding body of water looks more like a canyon-bound river than a lake. Providing the water source for Payson, AZ, this lake is nestled between forested canyon walls and provides picturesque water recreation in a secluded, wooded setting.
    Coconino National Forest
    1824 S. Thompson St.
    Flagstaff, AZ 86001
    (928) 527-3600
    ➠ Directions (Google Map)


    Non-motorized Boating Fishing
    Hiking Wildlife
    Boating (less than 10 hp), fishing, hiking, wild-life viewing, and photography.


    Restrooms Drinking water
    Developed campground at Rock Crossing Campground located 4 miles from the lake on FR 751. Thirty-two (32) single unit campsites and with tables, fire rings, and cooking grills. Drinking water at the campgrounds, toilets (self-composting), hiking trails nearby. Campground is open Memorial Day to mid-fall, closed during winter months.


    Campground fees when open.
    Fishing license is required from the Arizona Game & Fish.


    Arizona Game and Fish Department stocks this lake with rainbow, brown and brook trout.

    Fishing License

    Arizona Game & Fish
    (602) 942-3000

    Water Recreation

    Canoeing Kayaking
    Water recreation includes fishing and non-motorized boating. Boats are limited to rowboats, rafts, canoes, and kayaks. Boat motors are limited to 10 horsepower.