Utah RV Camping
Utah RV Camping and Campgrounds
Utah RV camping offers great locations, from private RV resorts located along the Colorado River to primitive boondocking campsites at Goosenecks state park. Several national parks, numerous state parks, 5 national forests, and BLM administered lands are great Utah RV camping destinations.
Utah RV Parks and Campgrounds
- Utah RV Parks – Research tool for finding the best private RV parks and campgrounds in Utah.
Federal RV Camping Information
- National Park Service – NPS information about Utah RV camping on National Park Service administered lands. Great RV camping locations like Bryce Canyon, Zion, Canyonlands, and Arches national parks.
- US Forest Service – USFS information about National Forests in Utah. Dispersed camping is encouraged, and many developed campgrounds are perfect RV camping destinations.
- Bureau of Land Management – BLM information about BLM administered lands in Utah. Dispersed RV camping is encouraged, and developed recreation areas have numerous Utah RV camping sites.
State RV Camping Information
- Utah State Parks – Mountain and painted desert campgrounds offer great RV camping sites.
- Utah Department Of Fish And Game – Information about Utah Wildlife Areas. Many allow RV camping.
- Utah State Tourism Website – Where to go and what to do. Includes Utah RV camping suggestions and trip planning ideas.
- Camping Reservations – Make your Utah State and Federal campground reservation in advance, and your campsite will be waiting for you when you arrive.
Utah RV Dump Stations
Utah Free RV Camping And Boondocking
Free Utah RV camping is available at National Forest, and BLM administered lands and dispersed RV camping (boondocking) is encouraged. The following list is only an example of free Utah RV camping locations.
East of Kanab is the beautiful Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. This National Monument has provided a great list of free camping sites around the Monument. This is remote country, so be prepared with plenty of water, food, and fuel. The rewards are great for those seeking the best RV camping sites.
Just 10 miles north of Mexican Hat is Goosenecks State Park. This primitive desert park has spectacular views. Picnic tables are scattered around the campground as there are no designated campsites, and only a vault toilet is provided. Hot temperatures in camping location.
Public lands surround Moab, and the Moab BLM field office(Bureau of Land Management) has numerous dispersed camping opportunities. This camping map shows camping restrictions in the Moab area. North of Moab on the road to Dead Horse Point is several designated free RV and tent camping locations. There is a kiosk shortly after you start up the Dead Horse Point road with information about the camping areas’ locations. Discover Moab’s BLM Camping Page has additional information about campgrounds and dispersed camping locations.
Hamburger Rock Campground is located north of Highway 211, approximately 3 miles west of Canyonlands National Park. There are 8 campsites and a $6 fee. No facilities other than picnic tables and fire pits. Check with the Monticello BLM Field Office for other dispersed camping opportunities.
Yuba State Park is administered closely with BLM (Bureau of Land Management). There is Dispersed Camping available for both RV’s and “boat in” if you are prepared.
- Southeast of Price is the Range Creek Wildlife Management Area. While camping is not available within the Management area, just outside the North gate, RV camping is available with vault toilets but no water.
- The Price BLM Field Office (Bureau of Land Management) has several Dispersed Camping Areas – Archived Page listed suitable for RV camping in the San Rafael Swell,
Public Utah RV Camping
Public campgrounds in Utah are located in beautiful and historic areas. State and federal campgrounds offer facilities from primitive to full RV hookup sites. The following list is only an example of the available public campgrounds available in Utah.
Our August 2007 – Campsite of the Month is located just outside Bluff. This BLM campground is an oasis for RV travelers. Any size RV campsites, vault toilets, water, trash, and more.
Remotely located Natural Bridges National Monument offers first-come, first-serve RV camping at its 13 site campground. 26-foot maximum length limit, but we’ve heard larger rigs up to 33 feet will fit.
RV camping is available at Bryce Canyon National Park. The beautiful scenery, hiking and mule trails, and comfortable summer weather make Bryce Canyon well worth visiting.
Primitive campsites and developed campgrounds are available for RV camping in the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument – Archived Page. Administered by the BLM, these campgrounds are well off the beaten path and worth the visit.
LOGAN RANGER DISTRICT
The USDA Wasatch-Cache National Forrest offers great camping locations. The Logan Ranger District, for example, has 16 developed campgrounds. The Box Elder Campground is one example. From Highway 89/91, travel 4.5 miles east of Brigham City, Utah. Look for highway signing at the town of Mantua.
- The Dead Horse Point State Park offers spectacular scenery and 21 electric RV camping sites.
- 52 basic campsites are available for RV camping at Arches National Park. This park has a great collection of natural arch and bridge sandstone formations.
- RV camping along the Colorado River is available at several BLM (Bureau of Land Management) Campgrounds Near Moab – BLM Archived Page.
The Little Creek Recreation Area is administered as a motorized recreation area and is a fun RV camping destination, even if you only watch the ATV, 4×4, and motorcycle riders. Over 250 designated campsites.
One of Utah’s natural gems is Zion National Park. Spectacular scenery, hiking, biking, camping, and more await you. Reservations recommended.
Public lands offer great Utah RV camping destinations. State, Federal, and private campgrounds have basic service campsites with picnic tables and fire rings, to full hookup RV resorts. Use the links to the public lands websites above for specific information about camping and public lands access. Research and explore, and you should have no trouble finding the best campsites.