South Fork Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

South Fork Campground is located adjacent to the South Fork of the Ogden River.  This campground has gravel spurs and roads, cement table pads, fire rings.  An on-site Campground Host is in site 21 near the entrance.  Firewood can be purchased from the Host.

Camp sites in Loop A are reservable at

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: Reservations for sites in Loop A only, can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777 or click here to make reservations on-line. 
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Drinking water
Fees 35 Single Sites- $18.00 - Capacity 8 people
8 Double Sites- $36.00 - Capacity 16 people
Extra Vehicle - $9.00
Walk-In Visitors - $5/person
Day-use or picnicking - $9.00
Restrictions: 7 day stay limit

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

General Information


South Fork Campground is located a little over 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.

General Notes:

South Fork Recreation complex has 7 campgrounds along the South Fork of the Ogden River. 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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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Reservation Info Reservations are accepted for most of the single/double 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 35 single sites $18.00 - Capacity 8 people 
8  double sites $36.00 - Capacity 16 people
Extra vehicle and day use/picnicking $9.00
Walk in day use $5.00 per person
No. of Accessible sites


Tent camping
Drinking water
Areas & Activities


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5300 ft