Aspen Campground

  

Aspen Campground is nestled in the scenic North Fork Drainage just off Highway 35, about 13 miles from Tabiona, Utah.

The North Fork Drainage lies on the southern slope of the beautiful Uinta Mountains in northeastern Utah. Visitors enjoy fly-fishing and exploring the many local trails.

Natural Features: The campground is situated in a forest of aspen, subalpine fir, lodgepole pine and spruce just above the North Fork Duchesne River at an elevation of 7,200 feet. The campground affords beautiful views of the surrounding canyon and summer wildflowers are plentiful.

Recreation: Fishing for brook, brown and rainbow trout is a popular activity on the North Fork Duchesne. Hiking, mountain biking, OHV and horseback riding trails are in the area.

Facilities: The campground contains single and double-family sites, all with picnic tables and campfire rings. Some sites overlook the river. One group site for up to 32 people is also available and is equipped with picnic tables, serving tables and a campfire circle with benches.

Vault toilets and trash collection are provided. Roads and parking spurs are dirt.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations for this site can be made by visiting Recreation.gov.  Reservations must be made at least 5 days ahead of arrival. For the group site(s), reservations may be made up to 12 months in advance. For the standard sites, reservations may be made up to 6 months in advance.
Fees $10/Night for single unit $16/Night for double unit. $30/night for group unit with a capacity of 32 people.  No potable water.
Open Season: 5/27
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Duchesne, Utah
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet, UNKNOWN Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: The North Fork Drainage provides access to the Granddaddy Lake region of the High Uintas via Grandview Trail. Numerous sparkling lakes provide great backcountry fishing. Backpacking, hiking and horseback riding are very popular in this breathtaking area.

General Information

Directions:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
40.49722, -110.84583
40°29'50"N, 110°50'45"W

From Duchesne, Utah: Take Highway 87 north to the junction with Highway 35. Turn west on Highway 35 towards Tabiona and travel about 28 miles to the campground in the North Fork Drainage.

From Highway 40, turn north on Highway 208 towards Tabiona, then proceed northwest through Hanna to the North Fork Drainage.


General Notes:

Due to a sanitation system failure, drinking water is not available until further notice

Single sites are allowed 8 people, 1 vehicle, 1 RV/trailer and 1 tent; Double sites are allowed 16 people, 2 vehicles, 2 RV/trailers and 2 tents; Group sites are allowed 32 people, 4 vehicles, 4 RV/trailers and 3 tents

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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Campground Camping

Sites have picnic tables and fire rings. Some sites overlook the river.

Group Camping

Site can accommodate up to 32 people. It has picnic tables, serving talbes, and a fire ring with benches.
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
40.49722

  Longitude : 
-110.84583

  Elevation : 
7000