2016 Game & Fish Stocking Schedule

So it looks like they have begun stocking parts of the East Verde River. I would image mostly south of Ellison Creek. the 4th, 10th, and the 18th have past. Tomorrow is the 25th and there will be another stocking according to this page. Click on the blue highlighted link of the river or lake […]

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Cattle in the area- Fall 2015

This is a copy of a forwarded email from out local Fire Chief. Growing up on the East Verde River I remember plenty of cattle grazing through.  The land lease expired years ago but it looks to be renewed for a couple months this early fall. Please read and be aware the cows are coming […]

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C.C. Cragin Operations & The East Verde River

SRP maintains and controls the output of C.C. Cragin Res(formerly known as Blue Ridge Res). They have updated their site this past spring with more info about the control and flow from Cragin through the East Verde River to the lower Verde River. If you plan to visit the area or stay at our cabin […]

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Stocking East Verde River with Trout

2015 Trout Stocking Schedule updated

If you like Fishing for Trout on the East Verde River Arizona Fish and Game has updated thier 2015 Trout Stocking Schedule for the State.  HERE IS THE DIRECT LINK. When you open the PDF file you will see a list of river and lake names. If you click on the name they will show […]

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Water Flow on East Verde River ceased for season 2014

So, what a lot of folks don’t know is that the East Verde River is a pump flow controlled river as of the early 1980’s. This pump station control is located in the neighborhood of Washington Park. The main source of water comes from the old Blue Ridge Res, now called the C.C. Cragin Res. […]

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New bridge construction on the river

AS long as i can remember visiting the East Verde River to see my grandparents we always enjoyed the drive down Houston Mesa Road. The best parts of the drive happened to be when the road crossed the river in concrete pads.  These concrete pads have been getting a remodel themselves since February of 2014. […]

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2014 Arizona Fish & Game Trout Stocking Schedule

The river has been runing strong since the end of May.  Trout Stocking begun on the East Verde River back in April 2014.  Here is the link to AZ Fish & Game Stocking Schedule for the east verde river and surrounding lakes and other rivers. This only applies to 2014 and you must scroll down […]

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Bathroom Remodel pics

So in winter of 2014 we were able to remodel the bathroom to our standards. The previous owners for so reason felt the need for a small 26x26inch shower stall. This was a very crapped space and actually made the bathroom smaller in feel and look. So after several ridiculous quotes from contractors. We tasked […]

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Snow on the back of the cabin - 2015 EVRC - Payson

Snow, river, and Sun

Here is a photo slide show i took back in early February 2013 of snow melt and ice on the East Verde River. This is a typical look to the snow that can happen up at the cabin any giving winter. This past season of 2013 there were two really heavy storms that produced 9-17 […]

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