TROUT CREEK GUARD STATION

Type: Camping – VERNAL UT Phone: 435-740-4918 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Trout Creek Guard Station is located in the Trout Creek area, approximately 21 miles west of U.S. Highway 191 near Vernal, in eastern Utah. It is part of the beautiful Ashley National Forest. The Civilian Conservation Corps built the complex in 1934 as part of Franklin D. Roosevelts New Deal instituted during […]

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COLTON GUARD STATION

Type: Camping – VERNAL UT Phone: 435-740-4918 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Colton Guard Station is located in the Colton Hollow area, approximately 5 miles west of U.S. Highway 191. It is near Vernal, Utah, in the Ashley National Forest. The Civilian Conservation Corps built the complex in 1933 as part of Franklin D. Roosevelts New Deal instituted during the Great Depression. It was […]

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PARADISE GUARD STATION

Type: Camping – VERNAL UT Phone: 435-789-1181 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Paradise Guard Station is located on the Ashley National Forest, approximately 25 air miles northwest of Vernal, in eastern Utah. Folklore states the district ranger built the cabin in his spare time in 1922 and it has changed very little since then. In 1929, the Bartlett Sawmill was built just 75 yards […]

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CARTER MILITARY TRAIL YURT

Type: Camping – VERNAL UT Phone: 435-740-4918 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Carter Military Trail Yurt provides primitive lodging during summer and fall months, and during the winter, it is open to the public as a warming station for snowmobilers. It is located in the Ashley National Forest, at roughly 9,800 feet in elevation. It is approximately 25 air miles northwest of Vernal, Utah, […]

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GRIZZLY RIDGE YURT

Type: Camping – VERNAL UT Phone: 435-740-4918 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Grizzly Ridge Yurt is located on the Ashley National Forest, approximately 20 air miles north of Vernal, in eastern Utah. It provides year-round primitive lodging for guests. The yurt is open for reservations all months except November, April and May. Hiking, off-roading, skiing and snowshoeing are the most popular activities in the […]

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LIMBER FLAG YURT

Type: Camping – VERNAL UT Phone: 435-740-4918 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Limber Flag Yurt is located in the Ashley National Forest, approximately 20 air miles north of Vernal, in eastern Utah. It provides year-round primitive lodging for guests. The yurt is open for reservations all months except November, April and May. Hiking, off-roading, skiing and snowshoeing are the areas most popular activities. Natural […]

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Indian Crossing Campground

Type:  – Vernal UT Official Website: http://publiclands.org/explore/site.php?search=YES&back=Search%20Results&id=1096 Phone: 435-781-4400 Email (If available): utvnmail@blm.gov Description: Elevation 5700 ft. 22 campsites on the Green River. John Jarvies chose to establish his homestead and business here because of the natural crossing across the Green River. Explore the historic buildings and relive the wild west. Directions: From Vernal go north on UT 191, 55 miles through Dutch John, then at the […]

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Bridge Hollow Campground: Green River

Type:  – Vernal UT Official Website: http://publiclands.org/explore/site.php?id=1093 Phone: (435)781-4400 Email (If available): utvnmail@blm.gov Description: Elevation 5700 ft. 13 camp sites, with a put-in for the Green River, for those seeking trophy fish or whitewater fun. Directions: From Vernal go north on US 191, 55 miles then east at the Utah/Wyoming state line for 22 miles. Latitude: 40.89902 Longitude: -109.17155 Address (If available): Bridge Hollow Campground: Green River Vernal Field […]

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Pelican Lake Recreation Area

Type:  – Vernal UT Official Website: http://www.blm.gov/ut/st/en/fo/vernal/recreation_/pelican_lake.html Phone: (435) 781-4400 Email (If available): utvnmail@blm.gov Description: Elevation 4800 feet. 13 campsites. Pelican Lake is well known for the outstanding bluegill and bass fishing. Bird watching is a popular pastime in the spring, when the waterfowl come to live and love and rear their downy young. Directions: 25 miles southwest of Vernal on UT 88. Latitude: 40.1212 Longitude: -109.4105 Address (If […]

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