Do you need a permit for Butcher Jones?
A Tonto Daily Pass or Tonto Discovery Pass are required.
Is Butcher Jones OHV open?
All trails are open. All the coves to Saguaro Lake are open, people camping and boating. The Butcher Jones Rec. Area is now only for water users (park pass required).
Are boats allowed on Saguaro Lake?
Saguaro Lake is set in the Sonoran Desert and is rimmed with canyon walls. As the name implies, the shores of the lake are studded with majestic Saguaro cactus….Boating – Non-Motorized.
|Launch Ramps||2 paved boat ramps|
|Fees:||$4 Watercraft Sticker per watercraft in addition to Tonto Daily or Annual Pass|
How long is the Butcher Jones hike?
Explore this 5.8-mile out-and-back trail near Apache Junction, Arizona. Generally considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 2 h 24 min to complete. This is a very popular area for fishing, hiking, and walking, so you’ll likely encounter other people while exploring.
Can you fish at Butcher Jones?
The shoreline areas of Butcher Jones, Peregrine Cove, Camper Cove and Burro Cove have fish habitat installed to enhance fishing opportunities. This trail was designed to provide access to the shoreline. This trail passes through parts of the Sonoran Desert.
Can you walk around Saguaro Lake?
Generally considered a moderately challenging route, it takes an average of 34 min to complete. This trail is great for birding and hiking, and it’s unlikely you’ll encounter many other people while exploring. This is a quick hike to a cliff overlooking Saguaro Lake.
What is the water temperature of Saguaro Lake?
Today. Saguaro Lake’s current water temperature is 69°F.
Can you cliff jump at Saguaro Lake?
Saguaro Lake The Risk: The cliffs range anywhere from six to 40 feet. Entry-level stuff. You’ll want to get a running start, though. There’s some rock-jutting going on here.
What kind of fish are in Saguaro Lake?
Rainbow troutChannel catfishLargemouth bassSmallmouth bass