Blackhawk Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

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

Current Conditions: No water or restrooms avaialable and Loop A and B are closed Loop E is open
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-$18.00, capacity 8
3 double sites equipped for horses-$36.00, capacity 16
2 group sites equipped for horses-$90.00, capacity 50
3 group sites-$180.00, capacity 100,
18 group sites-$90.00, capacity 50
A fee for extra vehicles will be collected at the campground-$7.00
Restrictions: 7 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 I-15, take exit 250 (North Payson/Salem) and proceed south on Main Street to 100 North / Hwy 198. Travel east to 600 East. Turn south onto 600 East (Peeteetneet Academy is on the corner). Travel south. 600 East becomes Nebo Scenic Loop/ Payson Canyon Road. Travel up the canyon to the campground.

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Reservation Info All sites at this campground require reservations.
Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
No. of Sites 12 Single sites
3 Double sites
2 Group horse sites that can accommodate up to 50 people
3 Group sites that can accommodate up to 100 people
18 Group sites that can accommodate up to 50 people
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
3 Double sites
2 Group horse sites that can accommodate up to 50 people
3 Grop sites that can accommodate up to 100 people
18 Group sites that can accommodate up to 50 people
Size Restrictions Size restrictions vary from 30 - 45 feet.
No. of Accessible sites
Dump StationsThere is a dump station
Pavement Type for ParkingPaved

Group Camping

Reservation Info All sites at this campground require reservations.
Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
No. of Sites
2 Group horse sites that can accommodate up to 50 people
3 Group sites that can accommodate up to 100 people
18 Group sites that can accommodate up to 50 people
No. of Accessible sites

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Location

 
  Elevation : 
8,000 ft