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Parker Canyon Lake, Patagonia

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Water Body
Parker Canyon Lake is located in southeastern Arizona, 28mi southwest of Sierra Vista around the Huachuca Mountains and about north of the border with Mexico. The lake is a reservoir formed by a dam in Parker Canyon in the south end of the Canelo Hills in southwestern Cochise County. Parker Canyon is a tributary to the Santa Cruz River in the San Rafael Valley. The facilities are maintained by Coronado National Forest division of the USDA Forest Service.Fish speciesRainbow TroutLargemouth BassSunfishCatfish (Channel)
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  • Came here by mistake - I was looking for Garden Canyon and ended up at the lake. Drove up to the campsites where the view of the lake is really pretty. Then drove down to the boat ramp and the view wa...  more »
  • The awesome place! My number one destination for Arizona getaway! Swim, Kayaks, fishing, paddle boarding, camping you name it! Shop owner is the rock!  more »
  • Well worth the drive (which is very scenic itself). The lake is off the beaten path but if you get that chance make it a destination. If you like camping then this would be a fantastic place to do it....  more »