Directions to the Desert Belle
Please follow these directions to get to Saguaro Lake. To download a printable version of the directions, please click on the button below.
Take exit 199 to the Bush Highway and head east approximately 4 miles.
The entrance to the Marina will be on your left between markers 32 and 33.
Turn left on Saguaro Lake Road (Google Maps has Saguaro Lake Road marked as E Forest 206A).
Go down the hill and take the first right. Please park in lot near the restaurant
Take Bush Highway, (Power Road becomes Bush Hwy when you follow it going North).
You will be on Bush Hwy for approximately 13 miles.
Some GPS will tell you to turn right on Saguaro Lake Ranch Road. You DO NOT want to to turn right on Saguaro Lake Ranch Road.
Go another mile North and take a right on Saguaro Lake Road (Google Maps has Saguaro Lake Road marked as E Forest 206A).
Go down the hill and take the first right.
Please park in lot near the restaurant.
A parking pass or Tonto National Forest pass is NOT required to enjoy the Desert Belle cruise. Parking is free.
For GPS or online mapping directions use 14011 N Bush Highway, Mesa AZ 85215. This will get you to the vicinity but possibly not the correct turn. Please make note that the entrance to the Marina is between mile markers 32 and 33 on the Bush Highway.
Please note: Higher Volume of traffic during Summer Weekend Hours.