Fishing At Lake Havasu
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, rainbow trout, bluegill, redear sunfish and striped bass at Lake Havasu in Arizona.
Located on the Colorado River along the Arizona-California border, Lake Havasu is a 20,000-acre impoundment - a vacation paradise for water sport enthusiasts. Lake Havasu City is home to the world-famous London Bridge which attracts vacationers and tourists from all over the world. Resorts, restaurants and night spots line the streets near the lake.
Jet ski, houseboat and pleasure boat rentals are available throughout the area. Arizona travelers access Lake Havasu off State Highway 95 at Parker, Cattail Cove State Park and Lake Havasu City.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Havasu
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Smallmouth Bass Fishing at Lake Havasu
Smallmouth bass were introduced into Lake Havasu and they are flourishing. Small crankbaits, jerkbaits, worms and jigs will catch smallmouth here. The water is quite clear, so light line and long casts may be needed to sneak up on these savvy bass. When the bite is slow throughout the shallow water column, look for smallies in the deeper regions of the lake - often 35 to 50 feet deep.
Lake Havasu Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Click here for a Arizona Fishing License.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Havasu State Park Campground - 928 855-2784
Crazy Horse Campground - 928 855-4033
Sam's Beachcomber RV Resort - 928 453-1550
Campbell Cove RV Resort - 928 854-7200
D-J's RV Park - 928 764-3964
Havasu Falls RV Resort - 877 843-3255
Havasu RV Resort - 928 764-2066
Prospectors RV Resort & Spa - 928 764-2000
Lake Havasu AZ Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Havasu State Park
699 London Bridge Rd
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
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Havasu on the Colorado River, along the AZ-CA border, offers great smallmouth bass fishing plus boat, jet ski and houseboat rentals.