Butcher Jones, AZ

US Forest Service

Butcher Jones

Mesquite Bosque provides welcome shade. Butcher Jones features a pleasant nature trail and a gently sloping beach which makes safe, gradual changes in depths adjacent to picnic area. This popular...[more]

Address

AZ

Directions

This site is 31 miles northeast of Mesa. From Mesa, take State Hwy. 87 for 27 miles. Turn south (right) on Bush Highway/Forest Road (FR) 204 and travel 2 miles to FR 166, and then turn left. Follow FR 166 for 2 miles to the site.

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Activities
  • FISHING FISHING
  • PICNICKING PICNICKING
  • SWIMMING SWIMMING
  • WATER SPORTS WATER SPORTS
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