Sitting within the within Prescott National Forest, Lynx Lake is beautiful lake that is surrounded by trees and greenery. The lake sits 1,690 metres above sea level, around eight kilometres east of the city of Prescott.
Lynx Lake is one of central ArizonaÃ¢ÂÂs most popular recreational sites, offering plenty of activities, including boating, fishing, hiking and camping. It is also a haven for animal lovers, with mule deer, bald eagles, bull frogs, geese and osprey often being spotted, amongst other animals.
Over 125,000 visitors come to the lake each year, many of which are locals looking to escape the hot desert heat. It is easily accessible by road, as well as being accessible to the physically challenged.