Goldwater Lake at Goldwater Park is located just a four miles
from downtown Prescott. It is a small lake with 15 acres of water
surface, but features tons of family fun with park recreation and
picnic facilities. The lake is small but has great views and perfect
waters for canoeing and kayaking and also features a great hiking
trail. It is open all year.
The Granite Dells is a geological feature north of Prescott,
Arizona. The Dells consist of exposed bedrock and large boulders of
granite that have eroded into an unusual lumpy, rippled appearance.
Watson Lake and Willow Lake are small man-made reservoirs in this
formation. It ends at Watson Lake, one of our very popular
recreation locations ....
Granite Mountain Wilderness is the most popular of all the
wildernesses due to its proximity to Prescott (only 20 minutes by
paved road) and the unique experience it offers for hiking among
huge granite boulders, rock formations, and the outstanding view of
the surrounding area. ....