Utah Recreation Areas

Looking for awesome outdoor recreation areas in Utah? View Utah parks and recreation areas below, listed in alphabetical order. Each listing has images, full description, map, directions, activities, phone number, and links to campgrounds and hiking trails within the recreation area.

Arch Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions If you are traveling west on highway 95 from Blanding, turn north on the Comb Wash road (a dirt road approximately one mile west of Comb Ridge, 14 miles west of the highway 95 and 191 intersection). The mouth of Arch canyon is 2 1/2 miles up that road.

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Ashley National Forest, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, SWIMMING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds | ANTELOPE FLAT | BUCKBOARD CROSSING | CEDAR SPRINGS CAMPGROUND | DEER RUN CAMPGROUND | DRIPPING SPRINGS CAMPGROUND (UT) | DUTCH JOHN DRAW CAMPGROUND |

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Aurora Open OHV Area, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From the town of Aurora, travel west on 200 N out of town. Stay right at the fork and the road will lead into Aurora Open OHV Area Phone 435-896-1500 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WINTER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, DIVING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds

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Baker Dam, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From I-15 Exit 6 in St. George, Utah, head north on Bluff Street (which turns into State Route 18). Travel 24 miles and turn right onto the Baker Dam Reservoir Road. Continue .6 miles and turn right into the Recreation Area. Phone 435-688-3200 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING,

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Bears Ears National Monument, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions There is no visitor center for the National Monument. The nearest communities are Monument Valley, Mexican Hat, Bluff, Blanding, and Monticello. Highways 191, 211, 95, 261, and 163 all provide access to portions of National Monument. Major commercial airlines serve Salt Lake City and St. George, Utah; Grand Junction,

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Beaver Dam Mountains Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions This wilderness is located on the north side of Interstate 15 traveling through the Virgin River Canyon. Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | Beaver Dam Mountains Wilderness Map | Beaver Dam Mountains Wilderness The

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Behind the Rocks, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Behind the Rocks WSA is located south of the town of Moab. The Moab Rim and Pritchett Canyon 4WD routes forms portions of the northern, eastern and western boundaries of the WSA. South of Moab, the Hidden Valley hiking trail leads into the east-central portion of the area. Phone

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Big Bend Recreation Site, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From the junction of Hwy. 191 & Hwy 128, drive east 7.4 miles along the Colorado River along Highway 128. The campground area will be on the left. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas

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Birch Hollow, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Highway 9, take the North Fork County Road. After 5 Ð… miles, the road will turn to dirt. Once you™ve left pavement, travel on the North Fork Road for 3 miles. There will be a kiosk with an informational sign about Birch Hollow on the northern side of

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Book Cliffs, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The area begins about 50 air miles south of Vernal, Utah and extends south to the Book Cliffs divide.Towards the east is the Colorado/Utah state line. The Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation is on the west side of the BookCliffs. Both southern Uintah County and northern Grand County are

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Burr Point Overlook, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 11 miles east of State Route 95 at milepost 17 Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities AUTO TOURING, HIKING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The dirt access route runs easterly across the Burr Desert flat lands ending at the cliff

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Burr Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Burr Trail connects to State Route 276 just north of Bullfrog Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities AUTO TOURING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Notom road segment parallels the Waterpocket Fold and provides an excellent opportunity to view the

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Burro Wash, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 9 miles south of State Route 24 along Notom Road Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Burro Wash is one of the hidden canyons that emerge from the east side of the Waterpocket Fold in

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California National Historic Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Follow Interstate 80 west from Salt Lake City to Wendover via Grantsville, Skull Valley, Cedar Mountains-Hastings Pass, and Silver Island Mountains-Donner Reed Pass. Phone 801-977-4300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking

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Canyon Rims, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Canyon Rims is 20 miles north of Monticello on US 191. Phone (435) 259-2100 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | BLM website Canyon Rims Recreation Area includes 100,273 acres south

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Canyons Of Escalante/ Burr Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The 66 mile Burr Trail connects Boulder, UT on Highway 12 with Bullfrog Road near the southern end of Capitol Reef National Park and on Highway 276 near Bullfrog Marina. Phone (435) 826-5499 Activities INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking

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Cathedral Valley Scenic Backway, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Cathedral Valley loop begins along State Route 24 just west of Caineville Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities AUTO TOURING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Cathedral Valley Scenic Backway exhibits striking views of the Mussentuchit badlands, and on the

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Cedar Mountain Wilderness Area, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (801) 977-4300 Activities HIKING, WILDERNESS, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Cedar Mountain Wilderness Area now contains a total of 100,000 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in

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Cliff Ridge Hang Gliding Area, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Vernal, go about 30 miles east on US 40. Turn north at Dinosaur National Monument headquarters near Dinosaur Colorado. Phone (435)781-4400 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas |

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Coral Pink Sand Dunes, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Kanab, Utah: Take Highway 89 north for 10 miles to Hancock Road, designated a Scenic Backway. Hancock Road is seven miles long and meets at a “T” with Yellowjacket Road. Turn left (south) onto Yellowjacket. The main park entrance is five miles up on the left. Phone 435-644-1200

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Cottonwood Canyon Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Cottonwood Canyon Wilderness now contains a total of 11,712 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of

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Cottonwood Canyon Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From I-15, Take Exit 16, take 6300 W/Old Hwy 91 to N 5500 W. Turn west onto dirt road inbetween Winkel Distributing Co and Rocky Mountain Power building. Drive under two bridges. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas

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Cottonwood Point Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions This wilderness area is just outside of Colorado City, Arizona. Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | Cottonwood Point Wilderness | BLM Cottonwood Point Wilderness | Cottonwood Point Wilderness Map | Canaan Wilderness This wilderness

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Cottonwood Wash, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 8 miles south of State Route 24 along Notom Road Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Cottonwood Wash is one of several slot canyons running through the huge white Navajo sandstone peaks that make up

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Cougar Canyon Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Cougar Canyon Wilderness now contains a total of 10,409 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of

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Cougar Canyon Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions About 25 miles southwest of Enterprise, Ut. Take UT-219W, onto FR006/Veyo Shoal Creek Rd, then take a right onto FR003 until wilderness is reached. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Cougar Canyon, Doc™s Pass, and Slaughter Creek Wilderness

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Cowskin Camping Area, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Turn east on the road to the south of the Colorado River at Dewey Bridge. Go up this dirt road approximately 3 miles. Cowskin Campground is located on the east side of this road. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities CAMPING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s)

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Behind the Reef Trail

Crack Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Crack Canyon WSA is located in Emery County, about 15 miles north of Hanksville, UT and directly west of Goblin Valley State Park. Phone 435-636-3600 Activities HIKING, WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails | Ding and Dang Trailhead | Little Wild Horse Trailhead | Crack

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Crystal Cave, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Crystal Cave, also known as Crystal-Tecoma Cave or Crystal Mine Cave, is located in Box Elder County, Utah on the north end of the Pilot Mountains approximately ј of a mile east of the Nevada state line. Crystal Cave is just northeast of the town of Montello, Nevada, off

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Deep Creek North Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Deep Creek North Wilderness now contains a total of 4,262 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state

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Deep Creek North Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions About 60 miles north of Virgin, UT and about 35 miles northwest of Mt Carmel Junction, UT. Access via N Fork County Rd. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Deep Creek Wilderness and Deep Creek North Wilderness These

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Deep Creek Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Deep Creek Wilderness area is located near the northeast corner of Zion National Park, which is just below Deep Creek North Wilderness Area. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Deep Creek Wilderness and Deep Creek North Wilderness

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Desert Experimental Range, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Northwest of Miford on UT 21. Phone (801) 377-5717 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Desert Experimental Range is one of a few dozen ecologically unique areas in the nation that have been set aside under international treaties for

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Dirty Devil River, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions River put-in is 4 miles east of State Route 95 on 650 East Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities BOATING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Named by John Wesley Powell during a mapping expedition in the late

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Dixie National Forest, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, HORSE CAMPING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds | KINGS CREEK | PINE LAKE CAMPGROUND | POSEY LAKE CAMPGROUND | CEDAR CANYON | DEER HAVEN | DUCK CREEK

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Doc’s Pass Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Doc’s Pass Wilderness now contains a total of 17,294 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of

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Doc’s Pass Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Northwest of the town of Gunlock in Washington County, access it via Motoqua Rd and head north. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Cougar Canyon, Doc™s Pass, and Slaughter Creek Wilderness areas are clustered along the Nevada state

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Dolores River, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Dolores River confluence with the Colorado River is located just upstream from Dewey Bridge on Utah Highway 128. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities CAMPING, WATER SPORTS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Utah section of the Dolores River offers technical

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Drinks Canyon Camping Area, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Drinks Canyon Camping Area is located 6.2 miles from Hwy 191 on U-128 Phone 435-259-2100 Activities CAMPING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Drinks Canyon Camping Area is located 6.2 miles from the junction of Highway 191 on Highway

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East Canyon State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 28 miles northeast of Salt Lake City. Located 12 miles south of the town of Morgan along S.R. 66 Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site Phone 801-829-6866 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL

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Fantasy Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Drive 25 miles southeast of Vernal on UT 45 & then head south on an oil company service road. Follow the signs to the area. Phone 435-781-4400 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails

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Fishlake National Forest, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, HORSE CAMPING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds | FRYING PAN | KENTS LAKE CAMPGROUND | GOOSEBERRY ADMIN SITE CABINS | ELKHORN CAMPGROUND | MAPLE GROVE | SUNGLOW CAMPGROUND

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Five Mile Wash, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 11 miles south of State Route 24 along Notom Road Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Five Mile Wash is one of the many canyons that drain the east side of the Waterpocket Fold in

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Fontenelle Reservoir, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions All weather access. From Kemmerer, Wyoming, take U.S. Highway 189 North. From Green River take I-80 West to State Road 372 North. Phone 801-379-1000 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WATER SPORTS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking

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Fort Pearce, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From I-15 Exit 8 turn onto St George Blvd heading east. Travel 0.2miles, and turn right on River Road. Travel 1.8 miles, and turn left on 1450 South. Continue 2 miles and turn left on 1580 South. Travel 1.5 miles and turn right on Washington Fields Road. Travel 2

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Fremont Indian State Park Museum, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 180 miles south of Salt Lake City. Located 21 miles southwest of Richfield on Interstate 70. Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site. Phone 435-527-4631 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, HIKING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, DAY USE AREA, INFORMATION SITE,

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Glenwood Open OHV Area, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Richfield take 300N/Highway 119 east approximately 5 miles. Past the turnoff for the town of Glenwood, the open OHV Area will be to the north. Phone 435-896-1500 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WINTER SPORTS, PHOTOGRAPHY, DIVING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails

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Goose Creek Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | Goose Creek Wilderness Map | Goose Creek Wilderness The Goose Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 98 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management.

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Goose Creek Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Interstate 15, Exit 42 at New Harmony/Kanarraville, right onto old Hwy 91, right onto Kanarra Mtn Rd, continue onto Lower Basin Rd until you get to the wilderness boundary, past Taylor Creek Wilderness. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation

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Goosenecks State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 349 miles southeast of Salt Lake City. 25 miles west of Bluff along US 163, west on SR 261, then southwest on SR 316 Phone 435-678-3348 Activities CAMPING, HIKING, PICNICKING, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation

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Grand Wash Cliffs Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | BLM Grand Wash Cliffs Wilderness | Grand Wash Cliffs Wilderness Map | Grand Wash Cliffs Wilderness The Grand Wash Cliffs Wilderness (37,030 acres) in Arizona is managed by

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Grandstaff Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Negro Bill Canyon WSA is located northeast of Moab. The mouth of Grandstaff Canyon is accessible from Utah State Highway 128. The Sand Flats Road provides access to the upper portion of the WSA. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s)

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Great Salt Lake State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Head west of Salt Lake City on Interstate 80 for approximately 19 miles, take exit 104 off I-80 and follow the signs to the park. Phone 801-250-1898 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s)

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Great Western Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Great Western trail is a proposed transcontinental road to cross Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, and Arizona. There are many different access points to the trail from various areas in the state. Phone 435-896-1500 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WINTER SPORTS, WILDLIFE

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Green River State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 182 miles southeast of Salt Lake City and 52 miles north of Moab. Located within the city limits of Green River, Utah just off Interstate 70. Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site. Phone 435-564-3633 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, DAY USE AREA,

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Grosvenor Arch, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 7 miles southeast of Kodachrome State Park on Cottonwood Creek Drive. Phone (435) 826-5600 Activities HIKING, PICNICKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas A beautiful drive along Cottonwood Creek Drive takes you to this rare double natural arch, one of

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Gunlock State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 318 miles south of Salt Lake City. 15 miles northwest of St. George on Gunlock Road/Old 91. Boat ramp hours vary by season. Phone 435-680-0715 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, PADDLING, SWIMMING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More

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Hanging Rock Recreation Site, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions On the south side of highway 21 in between Beaver and Minersville. Phone (435) 865-3000 Activities AUTO TOURING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Hanging Rock Recreation Area is located along the scenic beaver. There

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Henry Mountains, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Henry Mountains range is south of Hanksville Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities AUTO TOURING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Whether you’re a hiker, camper, or just like to drive through the mountains, you’ll find

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Hog Springs, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 35 miles south of Hanksville on State Route 95 Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Surrounded by the slick, red walls of southern Utah’s desert, this beautiful picnic area along the Bicentennial Scenic Byway makes

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Hogup Mountains Designated Routes, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Take Utah SR 30 to Park Valley. Turn south on maintained gravel road to Dove Creek Sinks and Hogup Mountains. Phone 801-977-4300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas

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House Range, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 40 miles west of Delta Mountain on US 50/6. Phone (435) 743-3100 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas An arid mountain range filled with geologic wonders. Notch Peak

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Huntington State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 140 miles southeast of Salt Lake City. Located two miles northeast of the town of Huntington on Highway 10. Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site Phone 435-687-2491 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Campground

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Indian Creek SRMA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Indian Creek Special Recreation Management Area is located along Hwy 211, 15 miles north of Monticello and 40 miles south of Moab, Utah. This 26-mile stretch of spectacular scenic country borders the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park. Phone 435-587-1500 Activities AUTO TOURING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY

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Jordan River OHV State, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Park is within the Salt Lake City limits, approximately 8 miles west and north of downtown. Take exit 25 off I-215 then take the frontage road (Rose Park Ln “ 2100 N.) north to the park. Phone 801-533-5425 Activities OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, DAY USE AREA Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds

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Joshua Tree National Landmark, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From St George, go south on the frontage road that parallels US 15, and turn west into the area. Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | Joshua Tree National Landmark

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Kanab Creek Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | BLM Kanab Creek Wilderness | Kanab Creek Wilderness Map | Kanab Creek Wilderness | U.S. Forest Service Kanab Creek Wilderness This Wilderness is in Arizona – jointly administered

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Koosharem Reservoir, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The reservoir is located 20 miles south of Vermillion on UT 24. Phone 435-896-1500 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Koosharem Reservoir is located at 6995 ft. The reservoir is at one end

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Land Hill Heritage Site, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Santa Clara/Land Hill Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) commonly known as Land Hill Heritage. Located in the west central portion of Washington County, it is directly southwest of the communities of Ivins and Santa Clara and east of the Shivwits Indian Reservation. The ACEC is incorporated in whole

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LaVerkin Creek Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The LaVerkin Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 445 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of

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Little Sahara, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Nephi travel west approximately 28 miles west on Highway 132 and Juab County Road 1812. From Delta travel approximately 38 miles north on Hwy 6. From Eureka travel south approximately 23 miles on Hwy 6. Phone 435-433-5960 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE,

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Moab Daily River, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The put in for the river trip is located at the Hittle Bottom Campground, 21 miles east of Moab on Utah State Route 128. Alternate launch points are at Dewey Bridge, Onion Creek, Rocky Rapid, Ida Gulch and Sandy Beach. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, WATER SPORTS Campground Reservations

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Moonflower Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From the center of Moab (at Center and Main) head south to Kane Creek Road (between the Burger King and McDonald’s) turn right (west) on Kane Creek Road and drive 3.5 miles. You will see the Moonflower Canyon Recreation Area on the left just past the King’s Bottom Campground.

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Moquith Mountain, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Moquith Mountain WSA is located in southwestern Kane County just north of the Arizona state line and about 4 miles west of Kanab, UT. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Five distinct landforms comprise the WSA. In the

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Mount Logan Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | BLM Mount Logan Wilderness | Mount Logan Wilderness Map | Mount Logan Wilderness This Wilderness Area is in Arizona. The Mount Logan Wilderness (14,650 acres) in Arizona is

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Mount Trumbull Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 345 East Riverside Drive St. George, UT 84790-6714 Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | BLM Mount Trumbull Wilderness | Mount Trumbull Wilderness Map | Mount Trumbull Wilderness This site is in Arizona. The Mount

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Mud Spring Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located in south central Garfield County and north central Kane County. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The southern part of the WSA includes the north end of The Cockscomb, a north south oriented ridge, prominent in south

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Muddy Creek, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Muddy Creek WSA is located in Emery County, about 30 miles south of Emery, UT Phone 435-636-3600 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The WSA includes a portion of the San Rafael Reef. Muddy Creek, a tributary of the Dirty

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North Stansbury Mountains, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Interstate 80, Exit 77 Dugway-Rowley, drive south on SR 196 for 5.5 miles, turn east on dirt road into Muskrat Canyon Phone 801-977-4300 Activities CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WINTER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More

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North Wash, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 28 miles south of Hanksville on State Route 95 Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities AUTO TOURING, HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas State Route 95, Utahs Bicentennial Highway, runs through North Wash toward the northern end of Lake Powell. Aside

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Notch Peak WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Notch Peak WSA is located in western Millard County, in the House Range, about 45 miles west of Delta, UT Phone 435-743-3100 Activities CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Notch Peak is a

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Old Wood Road, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Take I-15 Exit 16 to Hurricane City (SR 9); take the exit ramp south toward Hurricane. Follow SR 9 east for approximately 28 miles through Hurricane, LaVerkin, and Rockvile. Near the east end of Rockville, turn right onto Bridge Road and continue across the bridge. Keep right at the

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Orderville Canyon WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Orderville Canyon WSA is located in western Kane County, along the eastern boundary of Zion National Park, about 40 miles from Kanab, UT. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Orderville Canyon offers an excellent wilderness experience with plant

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Otter Creek Reservoir, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located West of Antimony and North of Otter Creek State Park. Once you reach the West side of the reservoir turn East onto a dirt road. This road will parallel the reservoir until you find Tamarisk Point. Phone 435-896-1500 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground

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Paiute Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Paiute trail is 275 miles long and over 1000 miles of marked side trails and even more connected spurs and trails. It is located in central Utah connecting multiple communities in Sevier, Millard, Piute, Beaver, and Garfield Counties. Phone 435-896-1500 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING,

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Paiute Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Paiute Wilderness has several access points. The easy access point is at the Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area. To get there, take Interstate 15 south from St George, Utah for about 20 miles. Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related

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Paria Hackberry 202, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Is located in central Kane County, 30 miles east of Kanab, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The varied terrain includes plateaus, benches, a portion of The Cockscomb ridge, scattered sand dunes, rock knobs and domes, and

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Paria Hackberry WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Paria Hackberry WSA is located in central Kane County, 30 miles east of Kanab, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The varied terrain includes plateaus, benches, a portion of The Cockscomb ridge, scattered sand dunes, rock knobs

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Parunuweap Canyon WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Parunuweap Canyon WSA is located in western Kane County, about 25 miles northwest of Kanab, UT. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas This expanse of public land offers stunning canyon vistas and a unique hiking opportunity. By following

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Phipps-Death Hollow, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Is located in eastern Garfield County, about 1 miles east of Escalante, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Steep walled canyons, mesas, benches, natural bridges, and arches characterize the area.The lower Calf Creek Falls trail in Calf

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Pilot Mountains Designated Routes, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Take Utah SR 30 to Grouse Creek Junction. Drive south on Pilot Mountain Road for 15 miles. Turn west on Patterson Pass road. Phone 801-977-4300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WINTER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related

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Piute State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 198 miles south of Salt Lake City. 12 miles south of the town of Marysvale, just off U.S. 89. 24-hour access, year-round. Phone 435-624-3268 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, WATER SPORTS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s)

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Poison Spring Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 17 miles south of Hanksville on State Route 95 Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities AUTO TOURING, HIKING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Poison Springs Road, a rough single-lane tract in some places, a well defined roadbed in others, is

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Pony Express National Historic Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 279 Lehi, drive west on SR 73 for 25 miles, turn west onto the Pony Express Backcountry Byway Phone 801-977-4300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails

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Price Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Price Canyon Recreation Area is 12 miles north of Price, Utah. Take U.S. Highway 50/6 North from Price and turn left at the entrance sign. From the highway, drive up the mountain three miles to the recreation site. A paved entrance road winds up a steep hill to

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Red Butte Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Interstate 15, Exit 16 to Hwy 9, turn left onto Kolob Terrace Rd/Pocketville Rd in Virgin, turn left onto Smith Mesa Rd until you hit wilderness. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Comprised of approximately 1,500 acres, the

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Red Cliffs, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From I-15 Exit 22* (northbound only), turn right onto the frontage road at the end of the freeway off-ramp. Travel south approximately 2 miles. Turn right just past the sign for the Red Cliffs Recreation Area. Proceed under the two freeway tunnels (height and width restricted to 12 x

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Red Fleet State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 188 miles east of Salt Lake City. 26 miles from Dinosaur National Monument and 35 miles from Flaming Gorge Reservoir. 13 miles north of the city of Vernal on US 191. Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site. Phone 435-789-4432 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING,

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Red Mountain Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Off of I-15, 14 miles northeast of St. George, take Leeds exit to Red Cliffs NCA. Phone 435-688-3200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas A large block of Navajo Sandstone is the geologic setting of the approximately 18,700 acre Red

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Robbers Roost / Dirty Devil, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Robbers Roost Flats area is roughly 1 1/2 hours east of Hnaksville via a series of dirt roads Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities AUTO TOURING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Robbers Roost is a remote

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Rockport State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 45 miles east of Salt Lake City. Take exit 155 from I-80 and travel five miles southeast on SR 32. Hours: 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. (17-hour access year-round. Gates are closed overnight.) Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site Phone 435-336-2241 Activities BOATING, CAMPING,

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San Rafael Reef, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The San Rafael Reef WSA is located in Emery County, about 18 miles west of Green River, UT. Phone 435-636-3600 Activities HIKING, WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The study area is on the eastern edge of the San

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San Rafael Swell, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The San Rafael Swell Recreation Area is close to 217,00 acres in size. To enter the Swell travel west from Green River, UT along interstate 70 or east from Richfield,UT. Wayne County forms the southern boundary, and Cedar Mountain forms the northern boundary. Phone 435-636-3600 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING,

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Sand Flats, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions To get to the Sand Flats Recreation Area from south of Moab on U.S. 191 turn right at first traffic light onto 400 East. Proceed for 1 mile to Dave™s Corner Market and Millcreek Drive. Make a right onto Millcreek Drive and proceed for ½ mile to stop sign.

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Sand Island, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Sand Island Recreation Area is located on the north bank of the San Juan River about 3 miles west of Bluff, Utah, on the south side of Highway 191. Phone 435-587-1504 Activities AUTO TOURING, CAMPING, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking

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Sand Wash, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Myton, go west on US 40 about 1 mile to the Sand Wash-Green River access turnoff. Turn south and follow the paved road 1.7 miles to the Nine Mile-Sand Wash junction. Go left for about 18 miles. Phone (435) 636-3600 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground

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Santa Clara River Reserve, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Cove wash Trailhead-From St. George, travel north on Bluff Street. Turn left on Sunset Blvd. Continue on Sunset Blvd as it turns into Santa Clara drive. Phone 435-688-3200 Activities RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas There

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Scofield State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 120 miles southeast of Salt Lake City. From I-15, take the Price-Manti exit. Go east on U.S. 6 then turn right on S.R. 96. It’s ten miles to park entrance. Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 10 p.m. Reservoir open in winter but facilities winterized and closed. href=”http://utahstateparks.reserveamerica.com/camping/scofield-state-park/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=UT&parkId=344771″>Make a reservation

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Scorpion WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Scorpion WSA is located in eastern Kane and Garfield Counties, Utah about 25 miles southeast of Escalante, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The study area consists of rugged bench and canyon country deeply dissected by ephemeral

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Sevier River, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Access to the Sevier River can be found by taking Highway 89 up Marysvale Canyon. Phone 435-896-1500 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Sevier Canyon, also known as Marysvale Canyon,

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Sheets Gulch, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 13 miles south of State Route 24 along Notom Road Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities CAMPING, HIKING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The first few miles of the east end side of Sheets Gulch is along a sandy wash

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Sids Cabin, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions This WSA is located with in the Sids Mountain WSA. There is no driving access Phone 435-636-3600 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas This WSA is located within the Sids Mountain WSA. This historic cabin rests on 439 acres inside

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Sids Mountain, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Sids Mountain WSA is located between Huntington, Utah and Interstate 70. Phone 435-636-3600 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The WSA is characterized by an intricate canyon system which drains northward into the San Rafael River in the extreme northern

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Slaughter Creek Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Slaughter Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 3,901 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of

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Spring Creek Canyon, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions “The entire WSA is best accessed from the town of Kanarraville, located approximately 12 miles south of Cedar City. To access Spring Creek Canyon, drive south on Old US Hwy 91. Just before the south edge of Kanarraville, turn left/east onto Spring Creek Road (a dirt track). You can

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Spruce Canyon WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Spruce Canyon WSA is located north of I-70 in the rugged terrain of the Bookcliffs, extending to the top of the Roan Cliffs. Access into the area is from I-70 and dirt roads leading north from Interstate Exit 212. Phone 435-259-2100 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking

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Steep Creek WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Steep Creek WSA is located in eastern Garfield County, about 3 miles east of Boulder, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The WSA consists of five parallel, south trending canyons separated by benches. Numerous winding side canyons

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Steinaker State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 181 miles east of Salt Lake City. Located seven miles north of the city of Vernal on U.S. 191. 20 miles from Dinosaur National Monument and 40 miles from Flaming Gorge Reservoir. Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site. Phone 435-789-4432 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, HUNTING,

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Sullivan Canyon Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Paiute Wilderness Trails are accessed either from the Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area or the Black Rock Mountain area at Cougar Spring Trailhead. From St George, Utah, the Virgin River Gorge Recreation Area is located off of Interstate 15 about 20 miles southwest of St. George, Utah and

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Swasey Mountain WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Swasey Mountain WSA is located in northwestern Millard County, in the northern House Range, about 35 miles west of Delta, UT Phone 435-743-3100 Activities AUTO TOURING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas At

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Taylor Creek Wilderness, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities WILDERNESS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Taylor Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 32 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of

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The Blues WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Blues WSA is located in southern Garfield County, about 5 miles northeast of Henrieville, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Cliffs, hills, and the blue-gray shale badlands for which the WSA is named, characterize the study

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The Cockscomb WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Cockscomb WSA is located in central Kane County, about 40 miles east of Kanab, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Cockscomb is part of the East Kaibab monocline and is a notable local landmark because

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Therapod, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From I-15 Exit 8 turn onto St George Blvd heading east. Travel 0.2miles, and turn right on River Road. Travel 1.8 miles, and turn left on 1450 South. Continue 2 miles and turn left on 1580 South. Travel 1.5 miles and turn right on Washington Fields Road. Travel 2

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Topaz Mountain Rockhound, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 55 miles west of Delta via US Hwy 6 and paved county road. Phone 435-743-3100 Activities CAMPING, HIKING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas These sere hills contain some of the most productive and diverse rockhound areas in the west.

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Turtle Canyon WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Turtle Canyon WSA is located in Emery County, about 8 miles southeast of Sunnyside, UT. Phone 435-636-3600 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Flat areas in the southern portion of the WSA are limited to canyon floors, ledges, and narrow

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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds | CURRANT CREEK | LODGEPOLE AT HEBER | SOLDIER CREEK | STRAWBERRY BAY | WOLF CREEK (UT) | ALTAMONT | LITTLE MILL |

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Utah Lake State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 48 miles south of Salt Lake City. Three miles straight west of I-15, from exit 265 (city of Provo, Center Street exit). Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site Phone 801-375-0731 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, WATER SPORTS, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Campground Reservations Utah

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Wah Wah Mountains WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Wah Wah Mountains WSA is located in southwestern Millard County and northwestern Beaver County, about 30 miles west of Milford, UT. Phone 435-743-3100 Activities AUTO TOURING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The

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Wahweap WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Wahweap WSAis located in eastern Kane County, about 40 miles east of Kanab, Utah. Phone 435-644-1200 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The WSA is part of the Kaiparowits Plateau, in the Canyonlands Section of the Colorado Plateau Physiographic Province.

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Westwater Canyon WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Westwater Canyon WSA is located south of I-70 near the Colorado border. The WSA is accessible from the interstate via the Cisco and Westwater exits. Phone 435-259-2100 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas This WSA spans the Westwater Canyon portion

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White River, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Near the Utah/ Colorado border. Phone (435) 781-4400 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Elevation 5040 feet. A floater`s and paddler`s paradise, the White River offers some great

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White Rock Range WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions To reach the White Rock Range WSA, drive west from Cedar City on Highway 56 approximately 51 miles to the town of Modena. At the intersection of Highway 56 and Modena?s Main Street/Modena Canyon Road, take a right, and travel north on the Modena Canyon/Hamblin Valley Road, and travel

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Wildcat Hills Designated Routes, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Interstate 84, Exit 5 Curlew Junction, drive west and south on SR 30 for 26 miles, turn east on gravel road Phone 801-977-4300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation

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Willard Bay Reservoir, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions All-weather access on I-15. From Brigham City head south on I-15 about 10 miles. Exit at #360 for North Marina; Exit #354 for South Marina. Phone 435-734-9494 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails

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Winter Ridge WSA, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Winter Ridge WSA is located in the Book Cliffs in southern Uintah County, and about 60 miles south of Vernal, UT. Phone 435-781-4400 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The main feature in the northern part of the WSA is

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Wire Mesa Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From City of St. George travel north on Interstate 15. Take exit 16 to Hurricane City. Turn right on Main Street. Take the first left onto State Route 59. Turn left on Smithsonian Butte National Backcountry Byway for about six miles and take a left until you reach the

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Wolverton Mill, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 380 South 100 West Hanksville, Utah Phone (435) 542-3461 Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas It was 1921 when Ewin T. Wolverton constructed a mill in the Henry Mountains, completing a dream he had begun 20 years before. Wolverton came

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Yuba Lake, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located 25 miles south of Nephi on the west side of the reservoir. Phone 435-743-3100 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Elevation 5000 feet. The warm waters of Yuba Reservoir provide a

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Yuba lake, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions At an elevation of 5,100 feet, the Yuba Special Recreation Area is 25 miles south of Nephi, just off Interstate 15. Phone (435) 743-3100 Activities CAMPING, WATER SPORTS Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Yuba Special Recreation Area, conveniently

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Yuba State Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Approximately 110 miles south of Salt Lake City. The main park area at Oasis is 25 miles south of the town of Nephi. Take exit 202 off I-15 driving southeast approximately five miles. The Painted Rocks area is 15 miles south of Levan off Utah Highway 28 (west 3/4

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Zion National Park, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Zion National Park is located on State Route 9 in Springdale, Utah. Phone (435) 772-3256 Activities BIKING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds | WATCHMAN CAMPGROUND | SOUTH CAMPGROUND (UT) Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas | Zion National Park Official

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