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 By AZBW    RVing    October 1, 2021

Horseshoe Bend

From Visit Arizona.com Horseshoe Bend attracts 2 million visitors every year and is one of the most photographed sites in northern Arizona. Here, we walk you through need-to-know details for how to... Full story

 By AZBW    RVing    December 1, 2019

Navajo Bridge Interpretive Center

On Sunday, Dec. 1 the National Park Service's Navajo Bridge Interpretive Center near Lees Ferry closed for the season. The Navajo Bridge Interpretive Center will re-open next spring. The Navajo... Full story

 By NPS    Wildlife    December 1, 2019

Lees Ferry

Christmas Bird Count For Kids December 14 The second annual Glen Canyon Christmas Bird Count for Kids will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Lees Ferry Boat Launch Ramp (8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.... Full story

 By GCNP    WOOT    September 1, 2018

Grand Canyon Missing Rafter Search

Grand Canyon, Ariz. - On Friday, September 7 at approximately 11:00 A.M., a Canyoneers commercial river trip was preparing for day hike at Clear Creek (RM 85), when a 65 year old female passenger... Full story

 By WOT    Fishing    February 1, 2018

Excerpts From Lees Ferry Fishing Report

As a New Year begins, [it is interesting] to review where the Lees Ferry fishery has been in the past few years - and where it's headed. Fall 2013 Decline In the fall of 2013, there was a decline in... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    January 1, 2018

Cold-Water Fishing - A PDF Could Save Your Life; Just Wear It!

Wear a life jacket when fishing from a boat in cold water - it could save your life, plus here are some good catching tips to snag a keeper this fall/winter. Nearly one-third of Arizona's boaters say... Full story

 By AZBW    RVing    January 1, 2017

International College Students To Transform Glen Canyon

  On Jan. 10, more than 200 college students representing 13 countries will revitalize one of the most important historic sites on the Colorado River as part of an education and service-based... Full story

 By AZBW    Fishing    January 1, 2017

Arizona's Top Five Fishing Holes For This Winter

In Arizona, winter doesn't have to mean sending boats and rods and reels into hibernation. While outdoor recreation opportunities across many U.S. states shut down during the season of freeze,... Full story

 By WOT    RVing    August 1, 2016

NPS Presence In Just One State - Arizona Has Them All

These memorable destinations are enough to fill a lifetime of "bucket lists". As we celebrate the centennial of the National Parks Service, many will be visiting national sites throughout the... Full story


Fighting The Good Fight

While my focus and much of Hunting And Angling Heritage Workshop Group’s (HAHWG’s) effort is on recruitment and retention. There are other groups fighting the good fight at a higher level. I got... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    January 1, 2016

Top-Five Arizona Winter Fishing Holes Keep Reels Humming

In Arizona, winter doesn't have to mean sending boats and rods and reels into hibernation. While outdoor recreation opportunities across many U.S. states shut down during the season of freeze, Arizona... Full story

 By GCNP    WOOT    September 1, 2015

Gold King Mine Spill

PAGE, AZ – The National Park Service (NPS) has received numerous inquiries from local residents and park visitors regarding the effects of the Gold King Mine spill on waters within Glen Canyon Natio... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    November 15, 2014

Glen Canyon Dam Does High-Flow Release

The U.S. Department of the Interior triggered a "high-flow release" at Glen Canyon Dam beginning Nov. 10 and lasting four days. The release was part of a long-term strategy that was announced in May... Full story

 By AZBW    Fishing    November 15, 2014

Quagga Mussel Update

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area staff continue to monitor park waters to determine the distribution of quagga mussels. Quagga mussels were recently identified in sampling locations between Glen... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    July 15, 2014

Excerpts From AZGFD Fishing Report

Tip Of The Week Try Apache Lake for something different. Here, crappie and walleye are other tasty options. Fish some of Apache's heavy breaks where shallow water quickly becomes deep. It has really... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    June 15, 2014

Excerpt From AZGFD Fishing Report

Tip Of The Week Greer Derby The Business Council of Greer is sponsoring a $10,000 Fishing Derby until Oct. 31. Catch one of 50 tagged fish in the three Greer Lakes and bring one into the Lazy Trout Ma... Full story

 By Terry Gunn    Fishing    June 15, 2014

Lees Ferry Anglers And Cliff Dwellers Lodge

Recent Fish Ratings • Upriver: 6 to 7.5 • Walk-In: 7 • Spin-Fishing: 7.5 Key: 1 = Go fish somewhere else 10 = Rent a helicopter and get here now! Recent People Ratings • Crowd Rating:... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    January 15, 2014

The Reel Deal

By Nick Walter, AZGFD Hello, anglers, Get ready for more winter trout stockings; they began Jan. 13 in the Verde River (Clarkdale to Camp Verde), Fain Lake, the Lower Salt River, Saguaro Lake,... Full story

 By AZGFD    WOOT    December 15, 2013

Boaters, Anglers Must Be 'Good Stewards'

Preventing the spread of Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) in Arizona waters starts with Arizona boat owners and anglers. To protect Arizona lakes, rivers and streams from the devastating effects of... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    December 15, 2013

There's Year-Round Fishing In Arizona

Keep in mind that here in Arizona, there is plenty of year-round fishing. Bass and other sport fish may not be as active, but they are still catchable. In many cases; it's a matter of slowing down you... Full story


Lee's Ferry Fishing

Recent Fish Rating Upriver: 3.5 to 6 Walk-In: 3.5 to 6 Spin-Fishing: 5 to 7.5 Key: 1 = Go fish somewhere else 10 = Rent a helicopter and get here Crowd Rating Upriver: 1-2 No Crowds during the week... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    October 15, 2013

Arizona Game & Fish Votes To Approach Feds

The Arizona Game and Fish Commission met Oct. 4 in a public session to receive an update on federal closures of certain lands and facilities due to the current federal government shutdown. Some of... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    August 15, 2013

Additions Made To Aquatic Invasive Species Director's Orders List

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has added largemouth bass virus (LMB virus), whirling disease and all snakehead fish to the Director’s Orders aquatic invasive species (AIS) list. LMB Virus LMB... Full story


AZGFD Gives Optimistic Angling Report

You've probably seen it before: Every stretch is different. The way the banks wind and present a new portrait of our meadows and trees and mountains changes with each jaunt to another fishing hole. Spring surely is here. As we hit another stretch of... Full story


From Rory Aikens

After more than 22 years and 1,200-plus weeks of producing the weekly fishing report, this is my last one. I am retiring. I am truly blessed for having had such a superb readership. And such an... Full story


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