I was told back in the 1980s that the lake was too shallow and needed constant refilling; it could not sustain itself. Then when a teenager drowned one night, that was the last straw, and the lake was drained permanently. Says J Scott
The lake has been emptied. What would be helpful is the date when it was emptied. Says Kat
The peak of Signal Peak can be made out from Lake in the Desert. Mission Royale Golf Course is a splendid golf course nearby, and if you
need a location to stay Comfort Inn Casa Grande is a fine choice. Man, is there plenty of amusing things to do close to Lake in the Desert.