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Canyon Lake

16802 N.E. Highway 88, Tortilla Flat, AZ
+1 480-288-9233
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US$108.29*
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Apache Trail / Canyon Lake Steamboat Cruise
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US$134.99*
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Apache Trail Day Tour from Phoenix
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16802 N.E. Highway 88, Tortilla Flat, AZ
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Canyon is one of my 3 favorite lakes in Arizona, have done some great Cat fishing, camping, and boating on the lake!

Thank Tiny6ft10
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited Canyon Lake for the first time about 8 years ago. it is a very serene place. Calming and relaxing. A great place to fish or canoe. Simply amazing views..I highly recommend visiting at least once.

Thank raq2raq
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A beautiful and quiet lake. Boat rentals available. Resteraunt at the marina. Picnic spots on remote shore areas of the lake

Thank Leola B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have to see it at least once! Curvy roads, wild flowers and cactus make this lake a dream! One lane bridges add to the excitement. Unique location.

Thank pukasch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Want to see a lake in the middle of gigantic multicolored rock? View bighorn sheep HIGH up on a ledge? Take a dinner cruise on the Dolly Steamboat. They inform you about the rock walls and the sights as you move along on this peaceful...More

Thank jcb13855
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We liked this a lot better than our trip to Sedona. Prepare yourself for a great drive over traditional American highways, cruising through the countryside and swinging along the mountains. With some amazing views to boot! When you reach Canyon lake, you can take the...More

Thank CrowCat
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I can't believe that I have lived in Arizona for 25+ years and have never been to this lake! It was absolutely beautiful, like someone took a replica of the Grand Canyon, placed it east of Phoenix and filled it with water. We went early...More

2  Thank nancy k
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Canyon Lake is a fairly small lake along the Apache Trail & getting there requires one to bounce along that rough & curvy road for 21 miles from our campsite at Roosevelt Lake. It took us over an hour one way. Upon arrival, we saw...More

2  Thank Mo K
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Take a break from the heat and desert and visit canyon lake. You will think u are lost, because it is hard to believe a lake this size is in the desert, but it is. $95 gets you a pontoon boat for an hour that...More

Thank thomas c
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

It was very pretty after being in the desert. The cliffs are stark and the water clear. We took several short hikes. We saw people fishing, boating, kayaking, and wading

Thank shelley s
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roberta w
how far a drive from Catalina, AZ to Canyon Lake, in miles/hours?
21 May 2017|
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Response from Paula B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but is about 17 miles from Apache Junction.
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Marsha S
How much person?
6 April 2017|
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Response from SeesTheWorld5 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure on cost as my in-laws paid for the boat rental. I know you pay for the boat regardless of how many people. I think it's at least $200 for about 4-5 hours. But I'm sure there's a rental website somewhere with... More
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