Gilbert Community Fishing
“If people can’t get to the fish, we’ll bring the fish to the people.”
Water Ranch Lake
More than 4 million Arizona residents live within a 20-minute drive of a stocked Community
Fishing Program lake. Close by and convenient, all the parks offer parking and other amenities to
make your fishing trip and park visit enjoyable.
Distinctive Community Fishing Program signs are posted at key locations at all participating waters,
uniquely identifying these fisheries from other waters. The signs also highlight the fishing license
requirements and bag limit regulations that apply to Community Fishing waters.
Swimming, wading, glass containers and littering are prohibited. Boating not allowed. No fishing from bridge. Other rules posted.
Daily bag limits
0 bass (catch and release only)
0 sunfish (catch and release only)
1 white amur (30 inch minimum)
Statewide limits apply to all other species
Single barbless hooks required
Use of live bait is allowed
Gilbert Community Services
- Riparian Preserve with walking trails
- Excellent Bird Watching
Want to Go Fishing around the State?
Find ways to experience fishing all over the state, including community waters.