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Review the information on this page carefully, select the license that best meets your needs, and click on the link below to make your purchase (which helps conserve wildlife). Buy now A Youth Combination Hunt and Fish license (ages 10-17) is only $5 Kids under 10 fish for free Licenses...

Angler Report: Willow Lake (Prescott)

Send your fishing reports and pictures to BFishing@AZGFD.gov Willow Lake David Z. of Prescott Valley: Hey Nick, saw your video from Watson. Caught this 4lb 10 oz today (Aug. 8) on a red shad Senko, texas rigged. Only fish of the day. Willow has tremendous numbers of bass. I can’t believe how...

Arizona fishing report: The Reel Deal

High country monsoon rains are keeping water temperatures good for an active trout bite  (68 degrees on Tuesday at Show Low Lake, for example). A cooler-than-average spring and early summer now means the desert largemouth bass bite has not quite yet come to a “dog days” summer lull. Arizona has...

Fishing Report: North Central region

WILLIAMS LAKES: KAIBAB LAKE — No new reports I would try and catch crappie, bluegill and largemouth bass on the upper end of the lake. CATARACT LAKE —  Lake is full. The bass should be hitting. CITY RESERVOIR — Fishing was fair for trout over the weekend using PowerBait on...

Arizona fishing report: The Reel Deal

We just released our top-5 family camping and fishing spots for August. See the list. This is a great way for those in desert regions to escape the heat, find cooler temperatures, and catch trout. Tiger trout have been stocked in Woods Canyon and Willow Springs this week, and the...

Fishing Report: North Central region

  Now that the monsoon has started the lakes should start to cool down and fishing will improve. WILLIAMS LAKES KAIBAB LAKE — Yesterday trout were being caught on worms under a bobber, red worms seemed to working best. Crappie, bluegill and largemouth bass are starting to bite on the...