Perception Park Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Perception Park was especially built for the use of the physically challenged in the mid 1980's. This makes Perception Park a higher stardard campgrounds.  Concrete platforms with benched have been placed in several locations along the river for the enjoyment of the handicapped. Although the campground was built for the use of the handicapped, it is not for their exclusive use.

This paved campground has firewood available to purchase from the on-site Camground Host. 

Popular local recreation activities include fishing, hiking, swimming and tubing down the South Fork Ogden River (a life jacket is required for all tubers).  Causey Reservoir, a scenic mountain lake, is four miles east.

Site Details and Accessible Features

At a Glance

Operational Hours: This campground is open from 8:00 am - 10:00 pm.  The gate with a tire-ripper exit is closed each night at 10 pm.
Reservations: For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or click here to make reservations on-line.  Reservations must be made at least 5 days in advance.
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Drinking water
Fees 24 Single Sites- $18.00 - Capacity 8 people
Extra vehicle and day use/picnic fee $9.00
Walk-In Visitors - $5.00/person
3 Group Sites - $185.00 - Capacity 50 people
Restrictions: 7 day stay limit

Gate with a tire-ripper exit is locked at 10:00 pm. Quiet hours 10:00 pm - 8:00 am. 
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: This site is operated by a concessionaire.
Information Center: For more information contact the Ogden Ranger District at 801-625-5112.

General Information

Directions:

South Fork Campground complex is located approximately 5 to 7 miles east of Huntsville, Utah, on Highway 39. From I-15, take the 12th Street exit and continue through Ogden Canyon. Continue on Highway 39 toward Monte Cristo. The campgrounds are Magpie, Botts, South Fork, Perception Park, Upper and Lower Meadows, and Willows in order from west to east.


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Campground Camping

Fire Information These campsites have fire pits.
Reservation Info Reservations are accepted for group sites from Memorial Day through Labor Day; Reservations need to be made at least 5 days in advance.
No. of Sites 24 single sites $18.00 - Capacity 8 people
Extra vehicle and day use/picnic fee $9.00
Walk in day use $5.00 per person
 
No. of Accessible sites Most of the campground sites are handicapped accessible.

Group Camping

Reservation Info Reservations are accepted for group sites from Memorial Day through Labor Day; Reservations need to be made at least 5 days in advance.
Fire Information These campsites have fire pits.
No. of Sites 3 group sites $185.00 - Capacity can accommodate up to 50 people and 20 cars.
 
No. of Accessible sites Most of the campsites are handicapped accessible.

Amenities

Camping trailer
Accessible Most sites are accessible
Picnic tables
Tent camping
Drinking water
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.288767
  Longitude : 
-111.641178
  Elevation : 
5300 ft