Pole Creek Campground is located atop Pole Creek Mountain in a scenic lodgepole pine and Engelmann spruce forest, elevation 10,000 feet. Pole Creek Lake is a five-minute walk from the campground, offering pretty views and rainbow trout fishing. Trailheads for both hikers and ATVs are nearby. The West Fork Trail begins close by.
At a Glance
This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=73734&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
$5/Night for single unit
Directions: From Roosevelt Utah, take Highway 121 north to Uinta Canyon, about 25 miles. From Uinta Canyon take Forest Road #117 up Pole Creek Mountain to Pole Creek Campground about 11.5 miles. FR #117 is steep and winding in places.
Camping & Cabins
This campground contains several sites with picnic tables and fire rings. Some sites have lake views.
Lake and Pond Fishing
Pole Creek Lake is a five-minute walk from the campground.