Southern Utah has many camping opportunities from primitive camps to RV Parks. High Mountain camping generally is open June through September. Public campgrounds include Cedar Breaks National Monument, Cedar Canyon, Duck Creek, Navajo Lake and Panguitch Lake.
Cedar City Area
Best Western Plus Cedar City and RV Parks
50 W. 200 N., Cedar City
10 RV hookups all pull through, dump station, laundry, pool, and restaurants nearby. Points of interest include the historic Union Pacific Railroad Station now converted into a restaurant. The RV Park is located across from the City Park. Closest RV Park to Southern Utah University.
BNB Swiss & RV Park
Cedar Break RV Park
Iron Springs RV Park
3196 N. Iron Springs Rd., Cedar City
Iron Springs RV Park consists of 39 modern large RV sights with a variety of sizes. Whether you only need a small sight for a pop-up trailer or a large one for your RV we have what you need. Our sites range from 60 to 112 feet in length and are all pull through. Each sight has full hookups with Wi-Fi, water, sewer, and power.
105 RV hookups with 62 pull through, tenting, water, toilets, showers, grills and dump station. Easy access to Cedar Ridge Golf Course and I-15. The campground also has three warm cottages (one pet friendly), complete with cable TV, fully furnished kitchens, bedrooms, & private bathrooms. Also includes microwaves, swamp coolers, heat, pool (open Memorial Weekend thru Labor Day weekend), Free Wi-Fi, Data-Port available, full service laundry available, theatre, horseshoes, large tent available for re-unions/large groups, pavilion, fire-pit/fire ring available, fax available, convenience store, nearby restaurants & family re-union planning available.
Red Ledge (Kanarraville)
15 N Main, (Kanarraville) (12 miles south of Cedar City)
22 RV hookups with 6 pull through, tenting, water, toilets, showers, grills, laundry, dump station, hot tub, small country store and Wi-Fi.
Sweet Spot Camping Lot (Kanarraville)
Nestled at the base of Kanarra Creek Canyon in the foothills of the Southern Utah Mountains, offering 10 developed tent camp sites and undeveloped green space for additional camping. Providing potable water, fire pits, and port-a-potties.
Experience tent camping at it finest within walking distance of the world famous Kanarra Falls Hike and just 8 minutes away from Zion National Park – Kolob Canyons area. 46 miles from Springdale and the southern entrance of Zion, 12 minutes from Cedar City’s downtown and The Utah Shakespeare Festival, and just 50 minutes south of the Brian Head ski and mountain bike resort.
Pet are allowed.
Three Peaks Recreation Area
10 miles west of Cedar City
17 individual camping sites with shaded picnic table, trash bin and fire ring. A restroom facility is located in the campground with water. Overnight camping is only permitted in the designated campground area. All picnic and campground sites are on a first come-first served basis.
Cedar Canyon / Cedar Breaks
Cedar Breaks National Monument Campground
Open mid June to late September
25 miles SE. of Cedar City on Scenic Byway Hwy U-148
25 tenting sites. Ten sites can be reserved online six months in advance at www.recreation.gov. The remaining 15 sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. A small number of campsites can accommodate RVs; however, there are no water or electric hookup. Flush toilets, showers, and firewood (donations appreciated) are available to all campers. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
Open May to September
11 miles S.E. of Cedar City off Scenic Byway Hwy U-14
17 tenting sites, water, toilets, grills and central dumpster bins. Each site has a picnic table and fire ring. For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov. The campground provides scenic views. Nearby Woods Ranch features a fishing pond for the kids and is the start of the Virgin River Rim Hiking and Mountain Biking Trail. The campground is at an elevation of 8,100 feet. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
Open June to September
15 miles S.E. of Cedar City off Scenic Byway Hwy U-14
Tenting, water, grills, amphitheater and large group fire ring. This campground is a group area only, call for reservations at 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov. The area provides scenic views and excellent hiking and biking opportunities. Deer Haven is at an elevation of 8,900 feet. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
Red Creek – Paragonah Reservoir
Open June to October
5 miles North of Paragonah.
Turn east on Center Street in Paragonah and follow road up canyon. Site amenities include restroom, primitive camping and launch area for small boats. Great fishing, boating, scenery. Elevation 7,971 feet. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
492 N. Main, Parowan
36 RV hookups with 18 pull through, tenting, water, toilets, showers, phones, dump station, family restaurant, RV storage. Visit nearby Parowan Gap Petroglyphs, Brian Head Ski and Summer Area, Cedar Breaks National Monument and the area’s many historical Sites.
Open May to September
17.5 miles S.E. of Parowan of National Scenic Byway Hwy U-143
30 campsites with picnic tables and fire rings, 1 double site with picnic tables and fire rings, ATV corral for all OHV parking, drinking water, and vault toilets. No garbage disposal, please pack it out. Reservations are first come, first served. Fees are $12 for campsite and $24 for double site. Open season is Memorial Day – Labor Day. Restrictions: Quite hours between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., campfires in developed fire pits only, fireworks are prohibited, dogs must be on leash, OHV/ATV use prohibited in the campground (ATV parking available), and maximum length of stay: 14 days. Elevation is 8,500 feet. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
Duck Creek & Navajo Lake
Duck Creek Campground
94 Sites. Tenting, water, toilets, grills, and picnic tables. Great fishing. Convenience store and gas station at Duck Creek Village (many movies were shot in this area, including How the West Was Won and My Friend Flicka). For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov. At an elevation of 8,600 feet. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
Navajo Lake Campground
28 Sites. Tenting, picnic tables, water, toilets, dump station, convenience store, gas station, and lodge. The campground is handicap accessible. Navajo Lake provides fishing, boating, and boat launch. Elevation 9,200 feet. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
42 RV and tenting sites with picnic tables, water, toilets, and dump station. Boating and fishing available at nearby Navajo Lake. For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov. Te-Ah is at an elevation of 9,200 feet. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
Zion National Park
117 campsites, including three sites that are wheelchair accessible. Available by reservation only. Individual campsites are $20 per night, and $50 per night for group sites. There is potable water and a dump station on site, but no electrical or sewer hook-ups available in South Campground. Generators are allowed to run from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. and from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The maximum recommended RV height is 12 feet, 6 inches (3.84 meters), due to overhanging tree limbs. Check-in is any time after 12:00 p.m. and check-out is at 11:00 a.m. There is a maximum 14 day stay during the reservation season. Elevation 4,000 feet. For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov; reservations can be made two weeks prior to arrival. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.
There are 178 sites, including 2 wheelchair accessible sites and 7 group sites. Picnic table, water, toilets, and dump station. Elevation 4,000 feet, open year round. For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov; available up to six months in advance. *Late November to late February sites are first come, first served. (The number of available campsites may vary throughout the year.)
There are 6 primitive campsites available first come, first served; includes pit toilets and trash cans, but no water. Vehicles longer than 19 feet are not permittede on the road to the campground. There is no charge for camping. Situated at 7890 feet above sea level, it is off the Kolob Terrace Road, 25 miles (45 minutes) north of the town of Virgin. It takes approximately one hour and 20 minutes to drive to the campground from the South Entrance of Zion Canyon. In the Spring and Fall, weather conditions can change rapidly along the Kolob Terrace Road that leads to the Lava Point Campground. Check here for Road Conditions. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions. (The number of available campsites may vary throughout the year.)
Bryce Canyon National Park
99 sites in 4 loops; A, B, C, D. All sites are limited to ten people with no more than six adults (adults = ages 16 and up), three tents and two vehicles. Cost is $20 per tent site/per night & $30 per RV site/per night. 13 RV sites are available for reservation during certain times of the year in Loop A. All other sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Loops A & B are for RV campers. Loops C & D are for tent campers. There is no sewer, water or electrical hook-ups available. A dump station is available in summer months at the south end of the campground for a $5 use fee. Potable water is available near the dump station. Picnic tables, grills, water, toilets, showers, laundry, and convenience store. The campground is at an elevation of 8,000 feet and is open year-round. To make reservations, call (877) 444-6777 or click www.recreation.gov. Reservations for these sites can be made from 6 months to 2 days in advance (minimum advance reservation is two days).
100 sites in 3 loops; A, B, & C. Loops A is for RV campers. Loops B & C are for tent campers. 20 tent sites in Loop B are available for reservation during certain times of the year. All sites are limited to ten people with no more than six adults (adults = ages 16 and up), three tents and two vehicles. Cost is $20 per tent site/per night and $30 per RV site/per night. All other sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Picnic tables, grills, water, toilets, and group sites. RV and trailer combinations over 45 feet are discouraged, but not prohibited. At an elevation of 8,000 feet. To make reservations, call (877) 444-6777 or click www.recreation.gov. *Opening and closing months may vary due to snow conditions.