ROOSEVELT LAKE IN GILA COUNTY, ARIZONA

Roosevelt Lake is the largest lake in Arizona at 15, 560 surface acres.  It is a favorite of avid anglers searching for the trophy largemouth bass along with smallmouth bass, channel catfish and crappie. The lake is large enough that high power bass boats can zoom for many miles to other portions of lake. Depending upon lake capacity that varies with the release of water through the dam, there are miles and miles of beach area for camping along the lake's edges. Water-skiing, jet-skiing, swimming and general boating recreation makes Lake Roosevelt a favorite water recreation destination. The lake features several marinas and fee-based camping sites, and contains a wildlife refuge area. The lake has a general store.

Attractions

Find the attractions that are close by for a full family fun experience.

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Boating

Time to get the boat out and enjoy water skiing, or cruising on the lake.

Credit:  Cameron Davis

Camping

Roosevelt Lake has many different camping options for your trip.

Credit:  Cameron Davis

Fishing

Fishing...it doesn't get any more wild than this.  This is where the big ones live.

Credit:  Wild West Bass Trail

Hiking

Hiking in the early spring and fall is absolutely beautiful, with scenic vistas, vegetation and wild life encounters.

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Marina & Store

House your boat, get a beverage, have something to eat...it's all here.

Credit:  Roosevelt Lake Marina