TANNERS FLAT, UT

Tanners Flat Campground is located in scenic Little Cottonwood Canyon at an elevation of 7,200 feet, just 6 miles from Sandy, Utah. The canyon offers many hiking and biking opportunities.The campground is set among a forest of shady pine, aspen, oak and maple trees. Vivid summer wildflowers...
Status: Open through Sun Oct 12 2014   Season Dates

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Know Before You Go
  • This is a watershed area; visitors will be fined for bringing domestic pets or livestock into the area
  • Gates are locked from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.
  • Check site lengths carefully; most sites will not accommodate large RVs or trailers
  • Weather can change suddenly and thunderstorms should be expected
  • A per-day, per-vehicle fee will be collected on site for extra vehicles
  • Off-road vehicles are not permitted
  • 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 dontmovefirewood.org.
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LOWR STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 20 Back-In
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LOWR STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 20 Back-In
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LOWR STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 25 Pull-Through
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LOWR STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 25 Pull-Through
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Nonspecific+ MANAGEMENT 8 25 Back-In
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Nonspecific+ MANAGEMENT 16 30 Back-In
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TANNERS FLAT GROUP SHELTER NONELECTRIC 50 Accessible 0
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TANNERS FLAT GROUP SHELTER NONELECTRIC 50 Accessible 0
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UPPR STANDARD NONELECTRIC 8 20 Back-In
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UPPR GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC 50 Accessible 0
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Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
+When you reserve one of these sites, it will not be a site specific reservation. You will be assigned a site when you arrive at the campground.
** 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

Tanners Flat Campground is located in scenic Little Cottonwood Canyon at an elevation of 7,200 feet, just 6 miles from Sandy, Utah. The canyon offers many hiking and biking opportunities.

Natural Features:

The campground is set among a forest of shady pine, aspen, oak and maple trees. Vivid summer wildflowers are abundant, and autumn leaves put on quite a show. Little Cottonwood Creek runs along the edge of the campground.

Recreation:

Hiking and mountain biking trailheads can be found throughout the canyon. Hikers enjoy Red Pine Lake, White Pine Lake and Maybird Gulch, all beautiful hikes leading to alpine lakes. Mountain bikers enjoy the Cottonwood Creek Trail and Albion Meadows Trail.

Little Cottonwood Creek offers good trout fishing and is a favorite among local fly-fishermen.

Facilities:

The campground contains seven accessible group sites and numerous single and double-family sites, all with picnic tables and campfire rings. Group sites also have grills and serving tables.

Flush and vault toilets are provided, as is drinking water. A volleyball court is available but campers must bring their own net and ball. Firewood is available for purchase from the host. Roads and parking spurs are paved.

Nearby Attractions:

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

Snowbird Resort is a few miles up-canyon, offering scenic tram rides, hiking, mountain biking, restaurants, groceries, an Alpine Slide, zip line rides, concerts and various festivals.

Albion Basin, part of Alta Ski Resort just a few miles further up-canyon, hosts the Wasatch Wildflower Festival annually in late July/early August, complete with guided nature walks. Numerous hiking trails can be found in Albion Basin, including the 1.5-mile round-trip hike to Cecret Lake.

Booking Window

GROUP SHELTER NONELECTRIC

Sun Sep 07 2014 - Thu Sep 03 2015

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

GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC

Sun Sep 07 2014 - Thu Sep 03 2015

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

MANAGEMENT

Sun Sep 07 2014 - Tue Mar 03 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

STANDARD NONELECTRIC

Sun Sep 07 2014 - Tue Mar 03 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC

Sun Sep 07 2014 - Tue Mar 03 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Walk In Tue Sep 02 2014 Sun Oct 12 2014
Walk In Fri May 15 2015 Thu May 21 2015
Peak Fri May 22 2015 Mon Sep 07 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Amphitheater
  • Biking
  • Campfire Rings
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Host
  • Picnic Area
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Volleyball Courts
  • Water
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
Walk In Season
Sep 02 2014 -
Oct 12 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $46.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $23.00-$46.00
MANAGEMENT N/A
GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC $90.00-$150.00
GROUP SHELTER NONELECTRIC $65.00
Walk In Season
May 15 2015 -
May 21 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $46.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $23.00-$46.00
MANAGEMENT N/A
GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC $90.00-$150.00
GROUP SHELTER NONELECTRIC $65.00
Peak Season
May 22 2015 -
Sep 07 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $46.00
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $23.00-$46.00
MANAGEMENT N/A
GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC $90.00-$150.00
GROUP SHELTER NONELECTRIC $65.00

*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):
40.5725, -111.69833
40°34'21"N, 111°41'54"W

From I-215, take the 6200 South exit and travel a mile east to Wasatch Blvd. Take Wasatch Blvd 3 miles south to junction with Little Cottonwood Canyon/Highway 210. Take a left at the junction and travel up Little Cottonwood Canyon for 4.1 miles to the campground.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

TANNERS FLAT
WASATCH
  UT 

Phone Number:

Information:  (435)649-7534