Granite Basin Lake

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Granite Basin Lake
Location Prescott National Forest, Yavapai County, Arizona, United States
Coordinates 34°37′1″N 112°32′55″W / 34.61694°N 112.54861°W / 34.61694; -112.54861Coordinates: 34°37′1″N 112°32′55″W / 34.61694°N 112.54861°W / 34.61694; -112.54861
Type Reservoir
Basin countries United States
Surface area 5 acres (2.0 ha)
Average depth 6 ft (1.8 m)
Surface elevation 5,600 ft (1,700 m)

Granite Basin Lake is a reservoir located near Prescott, in Yavapai County, North Central Arizona. It is in the Prescott National Forest, adjacent to the Granite Mountain Wilderness Area.


Construction began on the dam in 1937 by the Civilian Conservation Corps, and was completed in 1939.

The Raft, a segment of the movie Creepshow 2, was filmed at the lake.

Fish species


  • Information and Education Division; "Arizona Fishin' Holes", Phoenix, AZ: Arizona Game and Fish Department, 2007

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