We Conserve and Protect Arizona’s Wildlife

The mission of the Arizona Game and Fish Department is to conserve Arizona’s diverse wildlife resources and manage for safe, compatible outdoor recreation opportunities for current and future generations.

Find Your Adventure

Discover events designed to support and grow your love of the outdoors.

  1. Jul 20, 2024

    Bighorn Sheep Viewing Tour on Canyon Lake

    Participants will embark on a three-hour cruise with wildlife biologists.

  2. Jul 27, 2024

    21st Annual High Country Hummingbird Festival

    Sipe White Mountain Wildlife Area

    Observe hummingbird bandings and learn all about these ‘flying gems.’

  3. Jul 27, 2024

    Tortoise Tales: Your Guide to Adoption and Care


    Interested in adopting? Get the details at a virtual information session.

  4. Aug 18, 2024

    Life Jacket Exchanges

    Join our Arizona life jacket exchanges on various dates statewide.

  5. Aug 24, 2024

    Elk Viewing Workshop

    Arizona Game and Fish Department Flagstaff Regional Office

    Want to learn about and see hundreds of elk in one place at one time?

  6. Aug 31, 2024 – Jan 25, 2025

    Outdoor Skills Network Hands-On Events

    Learn the basics about hunting, fishing, trapping, safety and other outdoor skills at this ongoing series of events.

Want to Go Hunting or Fishing Around the State?

Plan that hunting trip or find a fishing hole.

buy your hunting license

Arizona residents and non-residents, 10 years and older need a valid hunting license to hunt in Arizona.

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find a community lake to fish

There are 50+ community lakes in the city. Make a memory fishing with the family!

lake locations

Latest News

Be in the know on all things Arizona Game and Fish.

  1. Lion caught at Tucson medical Center relocated

    The mountain lion was fitted with a GPS radio collar and released Saturday by AZGFD officials.

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  2. Arizona Game and Fish Department headquarters

    AZGFD begins process to amend Article 4 rules

    Written comments will be accepted for 30 days, ending on Aug. 8, 2024.

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  3. Register now for elk workshops in Flagstaff

    A choice of two sessions, both Aug. 24, includes a field trip to watch elk at Mormon Lake.

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