Roosevelt Fishing Adventures LLC

Capt. Ted Burgess Payson, AZ Incorporated Licensed Insured

Join Roosevelt Fishing Adventures for an action-packed day fishing with Roosevelt Lake’s top guides! Anglers of all ages are more than welcome aboard, Captain Ted Burgess is just as adept at running family friendly charters as he is at providing tournament quality trips for the veteran angler.

If you’re coming to Roosevelt Lake with a large group, you’ll spend the day on Captain Ted’s 20ft Pontoon boat that can comfortably fish up to 6 anglers. For groups of 1 or 2 people, or the bass fishing fanatics, you can opt to fish on Capt. Ted’s bass boat instead! One boat was designed with speed and performance in mind, the other with comfort in mind. No matter how you decided to spend your day on the water with Roosevelt Fishing Adventures, rest assured that Captain Ted will put you on the fish!

Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Flathead Catfish, Channel Catfish, Bluegill, Crappie, and Carp are found in abundance on Roosevelt Lake. Though each species does experience different peak seasons, Captain Ted has ample experience targeting each species. State records for Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, and Catfish have been caught on Roosevelt lake… Do you think you have what it takes to set the next record? When you book your trip with Roosevelt Fishing Adventures, top of the line fishing equipment will be provided. All you’ll need to bring is a parking pass, a valid Arizona fishing license, and any drinks or snacks you may want.

Your safety is Captain Ted Burgess’ number one priority while you’re fishing Roosevelt Lake, keeping your rod bent all trip is a close second! Captain Ted holds current CPR and First Aid Certification, you’re in qualified hands! On top of safety certifications, Captain Ted and his team have over 50 years of combined local knowledge on Roosevelt Lake. Fishing in professional tournaments as well as with friends and family on their own time, Captain Ted’s passion for fishing is palpable!

First class service, a healthy population of gamefish, and a passionate team dedicated to putting you on the fish. What else could you ask for?! Book your next fishing trip on Roosevelt Lake with Roosevelt Fishing Adventures today!

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  Launch Location

134 Brownsville Flats Road, Payson

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Trips start at $350

3 Trips

1-6 guests

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1999 20' Pontoon Boat

90 HP engine(s)

  • Fishfinder
  • Children Welcome
  • No Alcohol
  • No Illegal Substances



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Includes 1 guests
+$100 per additional guest, Max 6 guests

Includes 1 guests (+$100  $ per additional guest • Max 6 guests)

Trip time: 8:00am to 4:00pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Family friendly fishing charters on our spacious Pontoon boat! Depending on the time of year you plan on fishing with us, you will find Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Crappie, Catfish, and more tugging on the other end of your line! 

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Includes 1 guests
+$100 per additional guest, Max 2 guests

Includes 1 guests (+$100  $ per additional guest • Max 2 guests)

Trip time: 7:00am to 3:00pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass fishing with Ted to all his favorite spots. Ted has over 20 years of local knowledge he's eager to share with you!

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Includes 1 guests
+$100 per additional guest, Max 4 guests

Includes 1 guests (+$100  $ per additional guest • Max 4 guests)

Trip time: 7:00pm to 7:00am (12 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

Stay overnight and fish for big flatheads and channel catfish... Catfish weighing over 40lbs have been caught on these trips! Bring any drinks or snacks you may want, we'll provide all of fishing equipment and bait!

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Fish Species

Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass

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Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • CPR-Trained Crew
  • Flares


  • Fishfinder

Boat Gear

  • Fighting Chair
  • First Mate
  • Casting Platform
  • Livewell

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Drift Fishing
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • No Alcohol
  • No Illegal Substances

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Minimum Age

  • All ages welcome

Fishing Location

  • Lake
  • River

About the Vessel


Capt. Ted Burgess

Boat Type

Pontoon Boat

Boat Length


Year Built


Engine Manufacturer


Number of Engines


Engine Horsepower

90 HP