ELKHORN CAMPGROUND, UT

Elkhorn Campground is located 20 miles northeast of Loa, Utah, on the scenic Thousand Lake Mountain at an elevation of approximately 9300 feet. Visitors enjoy exploring local trails on foot, bike or off-road vehicle.A thick stand of aspen, pine, and spruce trees covers the campground...
Status: Open through Thu Oct 30 2014   Season Dates

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  • This campground has first come, first served sites
  • Off-road vehicles are allowed only for entering and exiting the campground
  • Click here for more info about the Fishlake National Forest
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ELKHORN CAMPGROUND GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC 75 70 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
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** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Overview

Elkhorn Campground is located 20 miles northeast of Loa, Utah, on the scenic Thousand Lake Mountain at an elevation of approximately 9300 feet. Visitors enjoy exploring local trails on foot, bike or off-road vehicle.

Natural Features:

A thick stand of aspen, pine, and spruce trees covers the campground, offering pleasant shade. Summer wildflowers are abundant in the surrounding meadow.

Recreation:

Miles of trails, including the Great Western Trail, crisscross the area, offering excellent hiking, biking and off-roading opportunities. Numerous sparkling alpine lakes provide great fishing and scenery.

Facilities:

The campground contains one group site that can accommodate up to 75 people, with large tables, grills, Dutch oven cooking surfaces and a fire ring with benches.

Vault toilets and drinking water are provided. Roads and parking spurs are gravel. Elkhorn Ranger Station is just across a meadow from the site.

Booking Window
Sat Sep 06 2014 - Wed Sep 02 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Sun Jun 15 2014 Sat Sep 20 2014
Walk In Sun Sep 21 2014 Thu Oct 30 2014
Peak Mon Jun 15 2015 Sun Sep 20 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Vault Toilets
  • Biking
  • Campfire Circles
  • Drinking Water
  • Grills
  • Group Camping
  • Group Cooking Facilities
  • Hiking
  • Picnic Area
  • RV Parking
  • Ranger Station
  • Trails
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Jun 15 2014 -
Sep 20 2014
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $35.00
Walk In Season
Sep 21 2014 -
Oct 30 2014
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $35.00
Peak Season
Jun 15 2015 -
Sep 20 2015
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $35.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
38.48028, -111.45639
38°28'49"N, 111°27'23"W

From Loa, Utah, travel northeast on U-72 for 12 miles. Turn east on Forest Road 206 and travel 8 miles to the campground. The dirt road is narrow, steep and single-lane in some places.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

ELKHORN CAMPGROUND
138 SOUTH MAIN ST.
LOA  UT  84747

Phone Number:

Information:  (435)836-2811
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