Bartlett Flat Shoreline Area

  

Bartlett Flat

 

Bartlett Reservoir and the Arizona Upland phase of the Sonoran Desert. This site offers beautiful vistas of the surrounding mountains. Bartlett Flat has primitive boat launch opportunities for small boats. River Access Point (RAP) for Verde River.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open
Operational Hours: Year Round
Restrictions: Stay limit 14 days, small boats only, trailers not recommended. Glass containers prohibited.
Closest Towns: Cave Creek
Water: Available
Restroom: Vault and portable toilets
Passes: Tonto Daily Pass or Tonto Discovery Pass are required.  Tonto Daily Passes and watercraft sticker may be purchased at the fee machines located at the Cave Creek District Office, Bartlett Vista, or from a retail vendor. Tonto Daily Passes and watercraft sticker may be purchased at the fee machines located at the Cave Creek District Office, Bartlett Vista, or from a retail vendor.
Information Center: Cave Creek Ranger District (480) 595-3300

General Information

Directions:

This site is 23 miles east of Carefree. Take Cave Creek Road 7 miles. Turn right on Bartlett Dam Road and continue for 12 ½ miles. Then turn left on FR 459. Continue on FR 459 (a paved, low-speed road) for 3 miles and an additional ½-mile on an unpaved road to the site. Click Here For Map.


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

There are no designated campsites at this shoreline area but camping along the shore is allowed. High water levels will limit the amount of available shoreline in this area. Current lake level information can be found on SRP's Daily Water Report website.

Reservation InfoFirst come, first serve, no reservations

Fishing

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
33.878962

  Longitude : 
-111.614945

  Elevation : 
1,950 feet

 



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