[x]
Find Campsites






For more information on passes click here

 
Hazard Tree Removal: Several thousand trees killed by pine beetles have been cleared from the area. Campgrounds have less shade and more sun. Visitors should be aware of the potential for falling trees. Please click here for more information.

MARSH LAKE CAMPGROUND, UT

Photo: MARSH LAKE CAMPGROUND
Status: Closed through Thu May 22 2014   Season Dates
 

Overview

Marsh Lake Campground is located next to its namesake on the northern slope of the Uinta Mountains at an elevation of 9,400 feet. Visitors enjoy fishing, canoeing and exploring local trails.

Natural Features:

A thin forest of lodgepole pine, ponderosa pine and aspen covers the area, providing limited shade. Summer wildflowers and grasses dot the campground. A variety of wildlife makes its home around the lake, including moose and deer.

Recreation:

Marsh Lake offers plenty of recreation opportunities. The lake is open to canoeing, kayaking and boating for other small watercraft. A boat ramp is located on the west side of the lake. Fishing docks extend from both sides of the boat ramp, allowing for rainbow and cutthroat trout fishing.

Several off-road vehicle, hiking, biking and horseback riding trails crisscross the area. China Meadows Trailhead is nearby, giving hikers and horseback riders access to the High Uintas.

Facilities:

The campground contains several single and double campsites, each equipped with a picnic table, utility table and campfire ring. Some sites have lake views.

Drinking water, vault toilets and trash collection are provided, and a host is on-site.

A dump station is located about a mile and a half away across the road from Stateline

Nearby Attractions:

The Uinta Mountains are comprised of beautiful canyons, soaring peaks and pristine lakes, rivers and streams. Outdoor enthusiasts come to enjoy the natural beauty of this rugged region. Several lakes offer fishing and canoeing opportunities.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Birding
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Campfire Rings
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Dock
  • Group Camping
  • Hiking
  • Host
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Off-Road Vehicle Trails
  • Parking Area
  • Swimming
  • Tables
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Wildlife Viewing
Know Before You Go
  • A per-day, per-vehicle fee will be collected on-site for extra vehicles
  • Off-road vehicles are welcome in the campground
  • This campground has first-come, first-served sites
  • Click here for more info about the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest


This facility is operated by American Land & Leisure. We appreciate hearing from you. Comment cards are available from campground hosts or online at americanll.com.
  • Don't Move Firewood: Help prevent the spread of tree-killing pests in our national forests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit don'tmovefirewood.org.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
40.95056, -110.39778
40°57'2"N, 110°23'52"W

From Mountain View, Wyoming, take Highway 410 south for 7 miles, then County Road 283 for 8.2 miles to Forest Road 072. Take Forest Road 072 toward China Meadows for 8.7 miles to campground. Marsh Lake is between Stateline Dam and China Meadows. Forest Road 072 is gravel and frequently very rough, but passable for all vehicles.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

MARSH LAKE CAMPGROUND
Mountain View
UT

Phone Number:

Information: (307)782-6555