Bear Canyon Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Bear Canyon Campground sits just off the Nebo Loop National Scenic Byway. The dominant vegetation consists of fir trees, aspen, open grass meadows and gamble oak. The campground is situated at the base of Mt. Nebo Wilderness with picnic tables, nearby hiking trails and open areas for group activities. Wildlife viewing is another popular activity in this area.

Site Details and Accessibility Features - under construction

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Water is turned off.
Reservations: For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or click here to make reservations on-line.
Fees 6 single sites-$16.00, capacity 8
1 group site-$55.00, capacity 50
2 group sites-$82.50., capacity 75
 
Restrictions: 7 day stay limit.

Gate closes at 10 pm.
Closest Towns: Nephi, UT.
Water: Not for Drinking
Restroom: Flush
Information Center: For more information contact the Spanish Fork Ranger District at 801-798-3571.

General Information

Directions: From Highway 15, at Nephi exit 225, go east on Highway 132 about 6 miles to the Scenic Byway. Turn left then go north 3.5 miles to the Bear Canyon turnoff. Follow to left, Ponderosa is 1/2 mile up Bear Canyon. The Bear Canyon Campground is located at the end of the road, past the Ponderosa Campground.

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Campground Camping

Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
Reservation Info Group sites are the only reservable sites.
No. of Sites
6 Single sites
2 Group sites that can accommodate 75 people
1 Group site that can accommodate 50 people
No. of Accessible sites

RV Camping

Reservation Info All group sites require reservations.
Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
Size Restrictions Size restrictions vary from 25 - 30 feet.
No. of Sites
6 Single sites
2 Group sites that can accommodate up to 75 people
1 Group site that can accommodate up to 50 people
No. of Accessible sites
Pavement Type for ParkingPaved

Group Camping

Reservation Info All group sites require reservations.
Fire Information These campsites have fire rings.
No. of Sites
2 Group sites that can accommodate up to 75 people
1 Group site that can accommodate up to 50 people
No. of Accessible sites
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Location

 
  Elevation : 
6800 ft