What you need to know.LAKE OVERVIEW
40 miles from Downtown Phoenix. Painless drive over freshly-paved roads.
Several large parking lots surround the lake, close to shorelines.
As part of the Tonto National Forest, you must get a pass ($8) in advance.
Reccomended that, during high-use times of year, you arrive early.
Open year round, beginning at 6AM. Lake tends to reach capacity quickly.
Lower portion perfect for water sports. 82-decible engine noise restriction.
The east-end of the lake is designated for camping with boat access only.
Tons of space for watersports, a restaurant on site, and numerous campgrounds.