Palo Verde (Boating), AZ

US Forest Service

Palo Verde (Boating)

This site features paved boat launch ramps for access into Canyon Lake. Water activities, camping and picnicking nearby.




This site is 14 miles northeast of Apache Junction on Arizona State Hwy. 88 (historic “Apache Trail”). From Mesa, take US 60 to the Idaho Road exit. Go north on Idaho Road to State Hwy. 88 and turn right. After crossing the first bridge at the lake, watch for the Palo Verde sign and turn left into the site. The entire route is paved with narrow, sharp curves and traffic is heavy. Click Here For Map.

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