Nestled In Rim Country, Woods Canyon Lake Has Some Of The Clearest Water In Arizona

If you’re growing tired of the same old summer vacation spots, consider planning a trip to Woods Canyon Lake. This little-known reservoir is just about 30 minutes from Payson and it boasts some of the clearest water in Arizona.

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Visit the Woods Canyon Lake Store website or Facebook page to learn more. Click here for more information about the hiking trail.

Have you ever been to Woods Canyon Lake? If so, is it as pristine as the pictures suggest? Let us know, and check out our previous article for more lakes that belong on your summer bucket list: There’s Something Magical About These 14 Arizona Lakes In The Summer.

Address: Woods Canyon Lake, Arizona, USA