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This 400-acre park has five miles of hiking trails and plenty of water for boating, swimming and fishing. There are also campsites and cabins for rent. Roper Lake is located approximately 6 miles south of Safford and consists of a 32-acre lake.
All reviews fish hot tub stayed here fire pit nice campground bass no issues dump station their website bath house camp sites are a nice touch day pass two nights three days year round natural hot springs
As always, we rented a cabin for two nights and got to spend three days at Roper Lake State Park. We usually eat a light breakfast and head out to do some fishing. We usually try Roper Lake the first day and if our luck...More
Stayed here 4 nights w/water and electric RV hook up. Hot springs hot tub broken but everything else was lovely. Clean unheated bath house. Large parking spots, fire ring and grill, shaded picnic table. Cabins are lovely as well; several day use areas.
This was our first time here and liked the paved and expansive sites. We had our own covered sun/rain shelter and view of the lake. Walking trails were nearby so plenty of light hiking. Safford also has cooler temperatures than western Arizona which was a...More
I highly recommend this park. We have stayed in the cabins here before. The lake is nice. They are pet friendly. The bath house is close. The natural hot springs is nice. Great place to fish. And bring your mountain bike.
Had planned on spending the day here fishing. BUT, the cost of a non-resident license stopped that. Still wanted to see what it was all about. The $10.00 fee was reasonable for what this park had to offer. Swimming/covered picnic area was very nice. Little...More
We like this spot! While Patagonia Lake is closer to us, we enjoy this lake for different reasons. It’s quiet, bicycling is easy for little ones as traffic is minimal, hot tub is great! However, watch the bees that visit garbage near by. They’re attracted...More
Very nice lake with cabins you can rent year round and enjoy the day fishing, hiking, or just grilling. $10 gets you a day pass and make sure you have your state fishing license... Beware of the mountain lions...
Response from Z5557MXmarkh | Reviewed this property |
There are many locations that would be suitable to me. My guess is that you would be best to be close to the restrooms / shower near the center section (second driveway) and then anything IMMEDIATELY to the left (it could... More
There are many locations that would be suitable to me. My guess is that you would be best to be close to the restrooms / shower near the center section (second driveway) and then anything IMMEDIATELY to the left (it could be the end of a one way circle. There really is no bad site unless you are sensitive to sound from the road, but the park is closed / gated at night.
Response from ArizonaStateParks | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Roper Lake is a beautiful place to enjoy the water. The cost to enter the park for the day is $7 per carload of up-to four people. There are restrooms, but no food available, so you might... More
Thank you for your question. Roper Lake is a beautiful place to enjoy the water. The cost to enter the park for the day is $7 per carload of up-to four people. There are restrooms, but no food available, so you might want to bring a picnic lunch or even barbecue. The Park store there also sells great souvenirs to remember your visit by. If you visit the parks website, you'll see a family splashing in the waters, right at the top of the page.
I hope you have a great trip and will enjoy all of the beautiful sights Arizona provides!
~ Arizona State Parks & Trails