Travelers are voting Salt River, Agua Fria River and Deer Creek as the best of 6 rivers in Maricopa County. There are 3 rivers near Chandler a city just 30 km from Maricopa County and 3 rivers near Scottsdale which is 32 km distant. The most popular of these are Agua Fria River near Chandler and Salt River in Scottsdale. You can find 23 rivers in Arizona and 3914 rivers in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Arizona is Fossil Creek and Mississippi River is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of rivers in Maricopa County.