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Fishing At Willow Springs Lake

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Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, brown trout and bluegill at Willow Springs Lake in Arizona.

Nestled on top of the Mogollon Rim, Willow Springs Lake is a 160-acre lake offering bass, bluegill and trout fishing in the cool pines. Only 40 miles east of Payson, this is an ideal summer getaway from the heat. An excellent boat ramp and parking area make launching a breeze. Boats up to 10 hp are allowed on the lake, but canoes and kayaks also make a great way to fish the lake. Ice fishing is very popular in winter months. Be certain to check ice conditions before venturing out on the lake.

Primary fish species residing in Willow Springs Lake

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Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Rainbow trout Brown trout Bluegill

Willow Springs Lake Amenities

Marina: NO
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: NEARBY
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: NO
Bait & Tackle: NO
Restaurant: NO

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Sinkhole Campground - 928 535-7300

Canyon Point Campground - 928 535-9859

Rim Campground - 928 535-7300

Willow Springs Lake AZ Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Willow Springs Lake
Forest Service - Willow Springs Lake
Sinkhole Campground
P.O. Box 1535
Forest Lakes,AZ 85931
928 535-9859

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Willow Springs is a great little lake where one can relax and catch rainbow trout and bass.

Fishing at Willow Springs Lake, in Arizona.