East Fork Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The East Fork Black River Recreation Area stretches 8 miles along the East Fork Black River, from Diamond Rock Campground south to Buffalo Crossing Campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations. Sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Fees Diamond Rock Per Camp Unit per night $14.00
Aspen Per Camp Unit per night $14.00
Raccoon Per Camp Unit per night $14.00
Deer Creek Per Camp Unit per night $14.00
Buffalo Crossing Per Camp Unit per night $14.00 *Additional Camp Unit $14.00
Interagency/Senior Discount $7.00‚Äč
Usage: Medium-Heavy

General Information


From Alpine, Drive two miles north on US Highway 191 to Forest Road 249. Turn west and follow this wide, graveled road 5 miles to Forest Road 276. Turn south and follow Forest Road 276 for six miles to the East Fork Recreation Area.

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7,540 feet - 7,890 feet