Northern Pike Fishing
Guide to fishing for northern pike in Arizona.
By Rick Seaman
The purpose of this page is to share basic information about northern pike fishing and northern pike waters in the state.
Fishing for northern pike in Arizona
Lake Mary near Flagstaff offers a bit of northern pike fishing. Access is from shore on Upper Lake Mary with boating allowed on the lower lake. Northern are also found in Fool Hollow Lake, Mormon Lake, Stoneman Lake, and Long Lake.
World record: 55 lbs 1 oz
State Record: 32 lbs 5.6 oz
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The state record northern pike was caught out of Ashurst Lake.
Larry O’Grady of Phoenix Arizona shows off a nice, 11.81 pound, 35.5 inch northern pike caught mid-day at Fool Hollow Lake in Show Low Arizona.
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Many of the species we portray as "other" in this website are simply not as commonly fished for as the more popular fish. For insight into some of these "other" fish in Arizona, visit the other fishing page for more in-depth information.