Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Verde Glen

 

Verde Glen is a popular site on the Payson Ranger District for Trout Fishing and other water activities. During the summer months, Verde Glen is a fun escape for kids and parents. Please keep in mind that fishing must be done with an up-to-date license and that there are NO lifeguards.

At a Glance

Fees No fees
Open Season: May 15
Restrictions:
Closest Towns: Payson, AZ
Water: No drinking water available
Passes: No passes
Information Center: Payson Ranger District Office (928) 474-7900

General Information

Directions:

Travel on the Houston Mesa Road for 10 miles to the end of the pavement to the junction of FR 64. Turn right (east) and travel 1/2 mile to the site located on the north side of the road.

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General Notes:
  • No Trash Services
  • PACK IT IN- PACK IT OUT
  • Overnight camping at this site is NOT recommended. Campers who do choose to camp overnight need to be equipped with a portable toilet or use of a self-contained vehicle.
  • Trailers over 16ft are NOT recommended.

Parking:

Limited parking. 


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Dispersed Camping

There are no designated camp sites, drinking water, toilets, or trash services. If you are staying overnight you must come equipped with a portable toilet or use a self-contained vehicle. Everything you bring in with you, must be packed out. Camping is NOT recommended.


Fishing

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Picnicking

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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Elevation : 
4800 ft.

 



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