Blackhawk Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

some sites in the campground are open with fees, no water and on a first-come first-serve basis

This timbered-setting campground sits just off the Nebo Loop, a National Scenic Byway. The dominant vegetation consists of fir trees, aspen, open grass meadows and gamble oak. 5 miles away is Payson Lake, a fifteen acre day-use lake stocked with trout. The campground has a horse loop with horse facilities. There are hiking trails nearby. The Mt. Nebo Wilderness is seven miles away. Other amenities include barbeque grills, firewood, and picnic tables. `Bird watching, fishing, hiking, snowshoeing, wildlife viewing are some of the popular activities for this area.

Site Details and Accessibility Features

At a Glance

Reservations: For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or click here to makes reservations on-line.  Reservations must be made at least 5 days in advance.
Fees 12 single sites equipped for horses-$20.00, capacity 8 people
3 double sites equipped for horses-$40.00, capacity 16 people
2 group sites equipped for horses (E10 & E20)-$100.00, capacity 50 people
3 group sites (A1, B2 & C2) -$190.00, capacity 100 people
18 group sites -$100.00, capacity 50 people
Extra vehicle and day use fee $8.00
Picnicking in a campground is 1/2 the cost of the campground fee. 
Restrictions: 16 day stay limit.
No All-Terrain or Off-Road vehicles allowed.
Closest Towns: Payson, UT.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Information Center: For mor information contact the Spanish Fork Ranger District at 801-798-3571.

General Information

Directions:

From Nephi, Utah travel east on 100 North to Forest Road 015 (Nebo Loop Road) and turn left. Travel on the Nebo Loop Road for approximately 22.8 miles and turn right onto Forest Road 175 (Blackhawk Campground Road). Trave approximately 1.7 miles to the campground and stay right and travel into the campground. 

From the intersection of Center Street and Main Street in Santaquin, Utah travel on Center Street South. Continue on Center street which becomes Canyon Road and then Forest Road 014. Travel on this road approximately 9.1 miles. Turn left to stay on Forest Road 014 and travel 2.1 miles. Turn left onto Forest Road 015 (Nebo Loop Road) and travel 2.9 miles. Turn right on to Forest Road 175 (Blackhawk Campground Road) and travel 1.7 miles. Turn right to stay on Blackhawk Campground Road and follow into campground. 


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Group Camping

Reservation Info All sites at this campground require reservations.
Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
No. of Sites 2 group sites equipped for horses (E10 & E20)-$100.00, capacity 50 people
3 group sites (A1, B2 & C2) -$190.00, capacity 100 people
18 group sites -$100.00, capacity 50 people
Extra vehicle and day use fee $8.00
Picnicking in a campground is 1/2 the cost of the campground fee. 
No. of Accessible sites

RV Camping

Reservation Info All sites at this campground require reservations.
Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
No. of Sites 12 single sites equipped for horses-$20.00, capacity 8 people
3 double sites equipped for horses-$40.00, capacity 16 people
2 group sites equipped for horses (E10 & E20)-$100.00, capacity 50 people
3 group sites (A1, B2 & C2) -$190.00, capacity 100 people
18 group sites -$100.00, capacity 50 people
Extra vehicle and day use fee $8.00
Picnicking in a campground is 1/2 the cost of the campground fee. 
Size Restrictions Size restrictions vary from 30 - 45 feet.
No. of Accessible sites
Dump StationsThere is a dump station
Pavement Type for ParkingPaved

Campground Camping

Reservation Info All sites at this campground require reservations.
Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
No. of Sites 12 single sites equipped for horses-$20.00, capacity 8 people
3 double sites equipped for horses-$40.00, capacity 16 people
Extra vehicle and day use fee $8.00
Picnicking in a campground is 1/2 the cost of the campground fee. 
No. of Accessible sites

Horse Riding & Camping

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Fire Danger Level: Moderate
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.897519

  Longitude : 
-111.630178

  Elevation : 
8,000 ft