|Posted on February 12, 2017 at 1:00 PM|
Never Stop Exploring | Prescott, Arizona | Mountain Matron
Watson Lake | Prescott, Arizona | 3101 Watson Lake Rd
Prescott, of Yavapai County, Arizona with an approximate population of 40,000 is settled in Old West history, with quite the boastful climate. Visitors from around the world stop to enjoy the quiet, pristine views and sensational scenery amongst the dramatic boulders of Granite Dells Mountain Range, sitting just north of the city.
Whether you come to hike, bike, picnic or paddle you’ll enjoy exploring the unique characteristics of this remarkable region. Walk Whiskey Row, picnic at Watson or Willow Lake, Hike the Granite Dells or find the magic inside the Museums, but whatever you do, make sure you stop at the town of Prescott, Arizona next time you’re passing by.
Watson Lake Loop Trail
$3 Parking Fee
4.8 Miles Round Trip
Download a Map Here
Community Nature Center
1982 Williamson Valley Road
Hours of Operation: Sunrise to Sunset
Offering beautiful Trails, Habitat Garden, Exhibits, Ponds and LOTS of wildlife.
Prescott Outdoors the exclusive kayak and canoe vendor offering rentals at the Watson Lake reservoir, which sits soundly below the bedrock of Granite Dells. They also supply other Prescott area waters for kayak rentals daily, suiting visitors with the proper necessities to kayak and explore the regions’ lakes safely. Paddles, PFD’s, and boats are all available along with the reflective, not to be forgotten, views
Check the Prescott Outdoors website for seasonal hours of operation and current price list.
P: 928 . 925 . 1410
Watson Lake (Summer Season ONLY) Camping –
Phone: 928 . 777 . 1122
Point of Rocks Campground - 3025 AZ-89, Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: 928 . 445 . 9018
Willow Lake RV Park - 1617 Heritage Park Rd, Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: 928 . 445 . 6311
White Spar Campground - Prescott, AZ 86303 along HWY89
Bradshaw Ranger Station: 928 . 443 . 8000
Disclosure: As with any outdoor activity you need to plan properly and adhere to all National, State and City ordinances. We only offer an insight to our own experiences and do not take any responsibility for you or any persons accompanying you on this or any outdoor recreation activities listed on this website or any other Mountain Matron Social Outlets.