Doctor Creek Rec Site

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

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Campground. This campground is located in the scenic Fish Lake Basin. Facilities include tables, fire rings, water, restrooms, RV dump station, garbage bins, telephones. High elevation, be prepared for cold weather. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Rentals & Guides: Cabin & Boat Rentals Lakeside Resort (435) 638-1000 Fish Lake Lodge  (435) 638-1000 Bowery Haven Resort  (435) 638-1040  
Area Amenities: Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Single Sites:  $14.00 - each additional vehicle $7.00.   28 single sites America the Beautiful Pass: A 50% discount will be given on use fees for single sites only. Reservable sites: Half of the sites are reservable, the other half are first-come first-served. All reservations are taken through recreation.gov, telephone 877-444-6777, Tdd: 877-833-6777
Permit Info: Firewood Permits $20  (4 cords minimum)   Available at Forest Service offices located in Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Camping is limited to 10 consecutive days.  ATVs are not allowed in the campgrounds.  ATV riding is not allowed in the Fish Lake Basin.  Pets are required to be on a leash.
Closest Towns: Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: America the Beautiful Passes Senior Pass - $10  Available at Forest Service offices located in Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah Access Pass - Free  Available at Forest Service offices located in Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah
Operated By: High Couontry Recreation. Area Manager Telephone: 435-638-1069. Campgrounds hosts in each campground.

General Information

Directions:

Fish Lake is located in south-central Utah along the Fishlake Scenic Byway (U-25) 35 miles southeast of Richfield via U-24 and U-25 (open year around); 20 miles northeast of Loa, Utah via U-24 and U-25 (open year around); 35 miles northwest of Loa, Utah via U-72 and U-25 (open May through October, weather permitting).


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Campground Camping

Fish Lake Basin Campgrounds

Dr. Creek Campground - 30 sites

Mackinaw Campground - 67 sites

Bowery Creek Campground - 42 sites

Frying Pan Campground - 10 sites

Tasha Equestrian Campground - 10 sites

General Info:

Seasonal Information:

Campground is open from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend.


Fire InformationFire rings provided

RV Camping

Forest Service campgrounds do not provide hook-ups to power, water, or sewer

Hook-ups to power, water, and sewer are available at Lakeside Resort (435.896.1000) and Bowery Haven Resort (435.896.1024)


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Amenities

Boat ramp Boat ramp adjacent to campground at Lakeside Resort
Camping trailer Hook-ups to water, power, and sewer are not available
Toilets Flush toilets in all restrooms
Accessible Site #5 and restroom are universally accessible
Picnic tables Picnic table provided at each camp site
Tent camping
Drinking water Several taps are located throughout the campground
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.529191
  Longitude : 
-111.739892
  Elevation : 
8900 feet
 
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