Equestrian Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

The Equestrian Campground has a parking loop with facilities specifically for horses. It is located about 3/4 mile from Pine Valley Reservoir, in a ponderosa pine, pinyon, and juniper setting north of the Pine Valley Mountain Wilderness. It offers great views of the Pine Valley Mountains. There are near by trails in the  Pine Valley Mountain Wilderness including: Equestrian Trail, Forsyth Canyon Trail, Browns Trail, Whipple, Pine Valley Cannal Trail, and the Santa Clara River Trail. Fishing in the Santa Clara River and in nearby Pine Valley Reservoir. Activities include horse riding, hiking, fishing, and at the reservoir.


  • 11 single campsites (up to 8 people) with picnic tables, fire pits, and tent pads
  • 4 double sites (up to 16 people) with picnic tables, fire pits, and tent pads
  • 2 single tent only sites
  • 1 double tent only site
  • 1 multi site
  • Drinking water (Memorial Day-Labor Day)
  • Vault toilets
  • No garbage disposal, please pack it out

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservation information: Recreation.gov or telephone1-877-444-6777
  • $21 for campsite
  • $42 for double site
  • $9 for extra vehicle
Open Season: April 30 - Oct 10
Usage: Medium
  • Quiet hours between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m.
  • Campfires in developed fire pits only
  • Fireworks are prohibited
  • Dogs must be on leash
  • OHV/ATV use prohibited in the campground
  • Maximum length of stay: 14 days
Closest Towns: Pine Valley, Utah
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information


From St. George, Utah, go north on Highway 18 to Central. Go right on Forest Highway 35 to Pine Valley. Go left on Main Street 3 miles to the Pine Valley Recreation Area.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

RV Camping

  • Accomodates RVs up to 45 feet in length
  • No hookups
  • Dump station located 5 miles southwest on Highway 18

Horse Riding & Camping

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