Travelers are voting Fossil Creek, Salt River and Gila River as the best of 9 rivers in Tonto National Forest. There are 1 river near Miami a city just 38 km from Tonto National Forest and 3 rivers near Paradise Valley which is 43 km distant. The most popular of these are Fossil Creek near Miami and Agua Fria River in Paradise Valley. You can find 23 rivers in Arizona and 3913 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 Tonto National Forest.