Saguaro Lake, Arizona Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Saguaro Lake, Arizona Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Saguaro Lake is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow:

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 65 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Mid to late in the day during the winter

Best stretch: na

Best access point: Butcher Jones

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Baitfish Crawfish Rainbow Trout

Fish species: Rainbow Trout, Largemouth Bass, Yellow Bass

Fishing season: Year Round, Trout Stocking in Winter, Bass primetime Feb-March

Nearest airport: Phoenix Sky Harbor

Saguaro Lake Description

Saguaro Lake is located just 15 minutes east of Phoenix off the Bush Highway. The Butcher Jones access is float tube, pontoon and kayak friendly and is stocked with rainbow from October through March. However this lake is known for its giant largemouth bass. LMB in the 10+lbs range are landed out of this lake every year. There are ample sight fishing opportunities for these LMB from mid Feb through March ...

Techniques & Tips

Fish near shore around dawn.

7-Day Forecast

Should be good near shore at dawn.


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