Welcome to Pinetop-Lakeside Where warmer weather brings the excitement of the great outdoors to the White Mountains with fishing, hiking, exploring, and outdoor relaxation. At an elevation of 7,200 feet, the town of Pinetop-Lakeside is known for family-fun vacations, with a wide variety of recreational activities. Enjoy the best of hiking, wildlife watching, biking, horseback riding, golfing and fishing with over 200 miles of developed multi-use trails and over 65 lakes and streams. Brilliant blue skies, tall pines and crystal-clear water come together to forge one of the most spectacular places in the Western United States. Escape the hassle of the big city and come to Pinetop-Lakeside.

AZ Wildlife Trails Website Is Now Online!
Through a joint venture that included the Town of Pinetop-Lakeside, the Arizona Game and Fish Department, and the White Mountain Nature Center, a new website, AZWildlifeTrails.com, was recently launched. The website provides the following: Northeastern Arizona trail information (including maps), places in the White Mountains to watch for wildlife, wildlife viewing tips, and resources for additional information
Christmas Cabin Guild Craft Show @ Pinetop-Lakeside Town Hall Gym Lakeside
Jul 30 – Aug 1 all-day
Elk, Antelope, Deer & Turkeys, Oh My!
Aug 1 all-day

Rocky Mt. Elk Foundation & AZ Game & Fish to make presentations. (928) 358-3069

Elk, Antelope, Deer & Turkeys, Oh My! @ White Mt. Nature Center 425 S. Woodland Road Lakeside
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponored by The Lion’s Den. Dave Cagle, Game & Fish and Billy Masters, Rocky Mt. Elk Foundation to give presentations.

3rd Annual Dutch Oven Fetival @ Pinedale Community Center Pinedale
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

7 chuck wagons making dinner. $12 a person and proceeds benefit Firefighters & library. No animals allowed. Also featuring different bands. More info call Nicole at 480-332-3402.

Arizona Crawfish Festival @ Worldmark Bison Ranch Overgaard
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Pinedale Dutch Oven Festival @ Pinedale Community Center
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

$12 a plate. 7 Chuck wagons cooking main entrée, potato/veggie, bread & desert. More info call Nicole Peters 480-332-3402. Also featuring Saddle Band, Cowboy Poets and Vendors.

Native Flute Playshop @ Unity of the Woods Mountains 257 N Woodland Rd Lakeside
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

starts at 1:15pm Armand & Angelinda playing flutes. $20 donation

The Ages of Aquarius @ Unity of the White Mts 257 N. Woodland Rd Lakeside
Aug 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Donations suggested A Musical Variety Show

Sheriff’s Posse BBQ @ Pinetop-Lakeside Town Hall Lakeside
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Movie “Wrenched” @ White Mt. Nature Center 425 S. Woodland Rd. Lakeside
Aug 8 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Sponsored by White Mt. Conservation League. Movie produced by Edward Abbey and discusses environmental impacts on public lands. Check out the website at