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Goldwater Lake

2900 S Goldwater Lake Rd, Prescott, AZ 86303-8405
+1 928-777-1122
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We took our 5 year old fishing here for his first time. It was a great size lake that you are able... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phoenix, Arizona
Hidden jewel of Prescott's lakes

We have been coming to this lake ever since we moved here. We love to go hiking around the lake and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Prescott, Arizona
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2900 S Goldwater Lake Rd, Prescott, AZ 86303-8405
+1 928-777-1122
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our 5 year old fishing here for his first time. It was a great size lake that you are able to walk around, boat on, rent boats and just pick a nice place to sit and unwind. We went up there for the...More

Thank CaitlinHair
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to this lake ever since we moved here. We love to go hiking around the lake and your always sure to see some wildlife. We plan on getting a canoe to enjoy cruising around the lake as well.

1  Thank HaveFunWillTravel76
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Goldwater Lake is actually comprised of two lakes, an upper and lower lake. We saw many families enjoying several activities such as fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding, picnicking and volleyball. Lots and lots of shade and a secluded area for large family gatherings. There was actually...More

Thank demoon57
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It is great walking around the lake enjoying a picnic, or just reading a book in your favorite lounger...

Thank donnabprescott
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great place to spend the day and picnic, kayak, hike, play or just relax. Lots of amenities like tables, barbecues, clean restrooms and playgrounds.

Thank beverly1160
Reviewed 2 September 2017

At 6000', the trees completely surround this lake. Lot of greenery for an AZ lake. We didn't know what we'd find so we were surprised at how small it was. There were lots of facilities surrounding the lake and it was very peaceful for a...More

Thank SalfromIL
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Nice lake. Good accommodations for groups or picnics. Playground for kids. Real bathrooms. Hiking trails We had to cut the hike short as a thunderstorm was approaching. Small boat rentals available.

Thank Knarf63
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This small lake - well, reservoir, as it's man-made - is nestling in the wooded hills a few miles from Prescott. It is a great spot for a family outing. You can bring your kayak, or fish, or have a picnic at one of the...More

Thank Esty666
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Goldwater Lake is a fantastic place to take a calming break and perhaps have a picnic lunch. There are frequently people fishing with their kids. There are restrooms, playgrounds, canoes and kayaks rentals. There is a boat dock where you can launch your ELECTRIC boat,...More

Thank Mooney_231
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Don't trust GoogleMaps on the trails. Very inaccurate. Get a trail map. In Prescott the map costs a whole dollar.

Thank Gary F
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Alexander V
2 September 2017|
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Response from Daisy095 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But on a leash.
16 June 2017|
Response from mike c | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are several BBQ spots/picnic tables that are in the shade.
Summer K
24 September 2016|
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Response from DeeAnn M | Reviewed this property |
Goldwater Lake offers plenty of great activities for kids. Although swimming is not allowed, playing along the edge of the lake is fine. There is also a playground, picnic tables with grills, fishing and fishing docks... More