STORM MOUNTAIN, UT

Storm Mountain Day Use Area is just 3 miles up Big Cottonwood Canyon, conveniently close to Salt Lake City. Big Cottonwood Creek runs alongside the site. Visitors enjoy fishing, hiking and biking.The picnic area is set among shady oaks and aspens at the foot of rugged Storm Mountain...
Status: Open through Sun Oct 12 2014   Season Dates

Book a Campsite at STORM MOUNTAIN, UT

Enter Dates

Narrow Results




Know Before You Go
  • This is a watershed area; visitors will be fined for bringing domestic pets or livestock into the area
  • This is a day-use area only; no overnight camping
  • Please bring your own drinking water
  • Swimming and wading is not allowed due to culinary watershed restrictions
  • Some sites available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • A fee of $2/person will be collected for vehicles holding more than 5 people; a fee of $3/person will be collected for walk-in use
  • Amphitheater can be reserved in three time blocks: Morning (AMORN), Afternoon (AAFT) and Evening (AEVE)
  • 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 dontmovefirewood.org.
20 site(s) found
     Available online       Unavailable online
20 site(s) found
Campsite Search Results: 1-20 of 20 Previous | Next
Site# Loop Site type Max # of people Equip length/ Driveway Amenities Online availability
Campsite Search Results: 1-20 of 20 Previous | Next
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 16 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN GROUP PICNIC AREA 200 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN GROUP PICNIC AREA 200 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN GROUP PICNIC AREA 200 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN GROUP PICNIC AREA 50 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN GROUP PICNIC AREA 50 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN GROUP PICNIC AREA 50 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
STORM MOUNTAIN PICNIC 8 Accessible 20
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
Enter Date
Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** 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.
Photos
Photo: STORM MOUNTAIN Photo: STORM MOUNTAIN Photo: STORM MOUNTAIN Photo: STORM MOUNTAIN Photo: STORM MOUNTAIN Photo: STORM MOUNTAIN
Overview

Overview

Storm Mountain Day Use Area is just 3 miles up Big Cottonwood Canyon, conveniently close to Salt Lake City. Big Cottonwood Creek runs alongside the site. Visitors enjoy fishing, hiking and biking.

Natural Features:

The picnic area is set among shady oaks and aspens at the foot of rugged Storm Mountain. Vivid summer wildflowers are abundant and autumn leaves put on quite a show.

Recreation:

Big Cottonwood Creek flows through the area, offering trout fishing. Hiking and mountain biking are popular activities on canyon trails.

Facilities:

The picnic area contains six group sites and several single and double-family sites, most of which are accessible. All contain picnic tables and campfire rings. Some sites have grills and serving tables. A historic stone amphitheater is available for reservations.

Flush toilets are provided but picnickers must bring their own drinking water. Horseshoe pits are on-site and kids love the playground area. Roads, parking spurs and footpaths are paved.

Nearby Attractions:

Big Cottonwood Canyon is a beautiful area known for its soaring peaks, pristine hidden lakes and cascading streams. Numerous hiking and mountain biking trails are in the area. Rock climbing is a popular activity as well.

Solitude Mountain Resort is 10 miles up-canyon, offering scenic chairlift rides, hiking, a few dining options and a challenging 18-hole disc golf course.

Silver Lake is another mile past Solitude. Fishing and canoeing are popular activities. An easy trail loops around the small lake.

Booking Window

GROUP PICNIC AREA

Fri Sep 19 2014 - Tue Sep 15 2015

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

PICNIC

Fri Sep 19 2014 - Tue Sep 15 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 Fri May 09 2014 Sun Sep 28 2014
Walk In Mon Sep 29 2014 Sun Oct 12 2014
Peak Fri May 08 2015 Sun Sep 27 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Accessible Picnic Areas
  • Amphitheater
  • Campfire Rings
  • Creek Access
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Host
  • Parking Area
  • Playground
  • Trash Collection
  • Volleyball Courts
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
May 09 2014 -
Sep 28 2014
PICNIC N/A
GROUP PICNIC AREA $95.00-$100.00
Walk In Season
Sep 29 2014 -
Oct 12 2014
PICNIC N/A
GROUP PICNIC AREA $95.00-$100.00
Peak Season
May 08 2015 -
Sep 27 2015
PICNIC N/A
GROUP PICNIC AREA $95.00-$100.00

*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):
40.62333, -111.74306
40°37'24"N, 111°44'35"W

From I-215, take the 6200 South exit and travel a mile east to Wasatch Blvd. Take Wasatch Blvd a mile south to junction with Big Cottonwood Canyon/Highway 190. Make a left at the junction and travel up Big Cottonwood Canyon 2.8 miles to the picnic area.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

STORM MOUNTAIN
WASATCH
  UT 

Phone Number:

Information:  (801)733-0588