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Address: Tortilla Flat, AZ
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A popular, man-made lake in the Superstition Mountains, which offers...

A popular, man-made lake in the Superstition Mountains, which offers fishing, scenery and camping.

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Beautiful lake

Great lake. Nice for a swim in a hot summer day. The drive is rough but is totally worth it. Good fishing also.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 September 2016
thor2705
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Ottawa
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Ottawa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Great lake. Nice for a swim in a hot summer day. The drive is rough but is totally worth it. Good fishing also.

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Thank thor2705
Phoenix, Arizona
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Such a beautiful and clean lake! It is definitely worth the rough roads to get there! Perfect for a weekend trip to soak up some sun and suds! The beach is great for young kids and family and to go fishing right from your chair. I really fell in love here. The marina does offer boat rentals but you have... More 

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Thank Katrina L
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43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

A great place to spend a warm day in the summer! No wonder people come up here. Chilling out with nature! Beautiful scenery all around!

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Thank jensmail0804
Phoenix, Arizona
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Been going to this lake for 20 years now and it's beauty is beyond measure! The water, the scenery, the wildlife and the history along with the "lake" people make this place so awesome!

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Thank Anne S
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145 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

This is a must drive from Apache Junction to Roosevelt Dam. Hwy 188 in the spring when the flowers are in full bloom. The views were INCREDIBLE. The saguaro silhouetted against the blue skies with a backdrop of red stone canyons! Stunning. Get out and snap pictures IF you can find a spot in the road wide enough for another... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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65 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

Drove in from Roosevelt Dam, good old bumpy dusty road, but it was good to see the lake and many people were coming for the water fun and relaxation.

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Thank uniquefew
Regina, Canada
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Fantastic short drive on a narrow road. Very scenic and break for a delicious Hamburger. Live entertainment.

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Thank Candyman2015
Duluth, Minnesota, United States
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84 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

Beautiful area, in the middle of the desert. We stopped at almost every overlook. You could see the fish swimming around below.

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Thank Kara G
traverse city,mi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Beautiful drive, just know the road conditions are dirt and gravel, narrow roads. Don't bring the rv unless you are comfortable driving on crazy roads.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Be prepared to have about 10+ miles of dirt road from each direction before you arrive at the marina. Some people are scared of fish creek hill and it's fine this way, that keeps the daily traffic away. The lake is beautiful and for what you rent a boat at Lake Pleasant, l here you get a whole day and... More 

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Thank Klaus S

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