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Papago Ponds - City of Phoenix
 
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Papago Park                Alvord Lake
 

LOCATION:  Papago Park

                      625 N Galvin Parkway

PARK HOURS:  6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

SIZE:  Total of 3 ponds, 6 acres.

Pond #1:  1 acre, maximum depth 8 feet.  Pond #2:  2 acres, maximum depth 7 feet.  Pond #3:  3 acres, Maximum depth 11 feet.

RULES:  Swimming, wading, glass containers and littering prohibited.  Alcoholic beverage permits required.  Boating not allowed.  Other rules as posted.

FOR MORE PARK INFORMATION CONTACT:

Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department

(602) 256-3220

 

 

DAILY BAG & POSSESSION LIMITS:

2   catfish
2   trout
1   bass (13 inch minimum)
5   sunfish
1   white amur (30 inch minimum)
Statewide limits apply to all other species

PARK AMENITIES:

  • Group Ramadas
  • Next to Phoenix Zoo
  • Multi-purpose trails
  • Hole-in-the-Rock

Joined UFP in 1993



 
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Hunting, Trapping & Fishing Regulations, Season Dates & Draw Information

Detailed information on all rules, regulations and seasons

  • New! 2014-2015 Arizona Hunting Regulations [PDF, 6mb]

  • Hunt Permit-Tag Application Form [PDF]
  • New! 2014 Antelope & Elk Hunt Draw Regulations
    [PDF, 4mb]

  • 2014 Spring Hunt Draw Regulations [PDF]

  • 2013-2014 Waterfowl & Snipe Regulations [PDF]

  • New! 2013-2014 Dove & Band-tailed Pigeon Regs [PDF]

  • 2013 Sandhill Crane Regulations [PDF]

  • Hunt Arizona 2012: Survey, Harvest and Draw Data
    [PDF, 6mb]

  • 2013-2014 Trapping Regulations [PDF]


  • 2014 AZ Fishing Regulations
    [PDF, 7mb]
  • 2014 Urban Fishing Guidebook
    [PDF, 9mb]
  • 2014 Amphibian and Reptile Regulations [PDF]

  • 2013-14 Raptor Regulations [PDF]
  • Arizona Residency Requirements [PDF]
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