Watson Lake Park

  • 3101 Watson Lake Rd
  • 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • $3.00

Located at 3101 Watson Lake Rd, the lake is accessible form Highway 89. This beautiful lake, just four miles away from downtown Prescott, features fishing, boating, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, rock climbing, camping and day picnicking – something for everyone.  The scenic park allows access to Watson Woods, as well as the boulders of the Granite Dells. Showers are available for overnight campers (overnight camping is only available during summer months).

Canoe and kayak rentals available. For detailed information, prices, and hours of operation, go to Prescott Outdoors

New Summer hour dates: April 27 through October 4

Amenities Include:

  • Two boat launches
  • Courtesy dock
  • Fish cleaning stations
  • Picnic ramadas
  • Ceremony Pad
  • Large Turf Area
  • Restrooms
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Picnic tables
  • Barbecue grills
  • Playground equipment
  • Hiking trails
  • Overnight camping (summer months only)
  • Showers for campers
  • No Swimming
  • Fishing

NEWS

City Notified that the Deal for Cell Tower in Yavapai Hills Been Dropped

Posted on April 12, 2021

Property Owner has “no interest” in placing a cell tower in Yavapai Hills The City of Prescott has been notified that lease negotiations between a local property owner and the representative of a telecommunications company, have ceased.  In a message… Read more »

View the Latest