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Guadalupe R. Moreno Jr.

Eastern Arizona Courier

Date: 2/20/2018 1:13:00 PM

In his spare time, Lupe enjoyed camping in West Fork, Big Lake, Apache Lake and Crescent Lake; fishing; car club racing; being a mechanic; woodworking making walking sticks; being a faithful drinking partner with Mike Espinoza, aka Raggs, his only brother

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Tonto National Forest announces fee-free dates for 2018

Payson Roundup

Date: 1/12/2018 10:27:00 AM

In January, fees will be waived at the numerous sites at Apache Lake, Canyon Lake, Bartlett Lake, Saguaro Lake, the Salt River, the Verde River and Roosevelt Lake. Most of the campgrounds in Rim Country are not included, since they're operated by private

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The 2017 Phoenix Hip Hop Power List

Phoenix New Times

Date: 12/16/2017 5:00:00 AM

The Stakes performed at Phinal Phour at The Rebel Lounge. This jazz-infused hip-hop band laid a lot of groundwork in 2017, playing a slew festivals, including Apache Lake Festival and Tour De Fat. The release of their album, Prophecy, cemented the group as

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Arizona in Brief: Social media helps nab 2 Marana teens for vandalizing

Daily Courier

Date: 12/5/2017 5:10:54 AM

MARANA (AP) — Authorities in Marana say posting pictures on social media has led to the arrest of two teenagers accused of vandalism. Police said Saturday that both teens were identified and arrested thanks to multiple tips from the public. A

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Making footprints among thorny cacti in Sonoran!

The Statesman

Date: 11/18/2017 5:35:00 AM

One can enjoy a scenic drive across the dusty desert and go golfing in the Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument campus. Apache Lake in Arizona, US (Getty Images) Then spend an enthralling night amid the unique beauty of the desert under the clear Arizona

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• Surface Area: 2,568 Acres
• Volume: 254,138 Acre Feet
Apache Lake is one of four artificial reservoirs created along the Salt River in central Arizona as part of the Salt River Project. The lake is located near the Apache Trail about 65 miles northeast of Phoenix. Apache Lake was formed by Horse Mesa Dam which was completed in 1927. The second largest of the four Salt River Project reservoirs (Theodore Roosevelt Lake is the largest), Apache Lake is located about 5 miles downstream from Theodore Roosevelt Lake and upstream from Canyon Lake and Saguaro Lake.

The surface area of the lake is 2,568 acres (1,039 ha) at full capacity and it can store 254,138 acre·ft (313,475,000) of water.

Apache Lake is a popular recreation destination within the Tonto National Forest, which is the authority that manages the facilities located at the lake. The lake is located along the Apache Trail and a number of other hiking trails can be found in the area.
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