ANDERSON MEADOW CAMPGROUND

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Image of a forest lake with people fishing from the bank.

Anderson Meadow Campground is nestled above Anderson Meadow Reservoir in the Fishlake National Forest. The area boasts spectacular high mountain scenery and excellent fishing.

Natural Features: The campground is surrounded by a mix of aspen and conifers. The trees provide a range of shade depending on campsite locations with a majority of the sites well-shaded. 

The Fishlake National Forest offers spectacular vistas and opportunities to view wildlife in their natural habitat. Elk, deer, black bear, moose, cougar and mountain goats are some of the large animals that call the forest home.

Recreation: Fishing for brook and rainbow trout in the eight-acre Anderson Meadow Reservoir is popular from either the shoreline or small non-motorized boat. Trailheads to the Piute ATV trail are close by.

Facilities: Anderson Meadow Campground has seven single family campsites and two group campsites. All units have prep tables, campfire rings and picnic tables. Drinking water is available throughout the campground. There are two vault toilets in the campground. Camping limit is 14 days. 

No hook-ups or dump station are available. The nearest dump station is located in Beaver, Utah.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations for this facility can be made by visiting www.recreation.gov.  Reservations must be made 4 days ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 months in advance.
Fees Standard, non-electric sites are $14/night.
Open Season: June
Usage: Medium
Best Season: July
Busiest Season: July
Restrictions: There is no ATV use within the campground or on FS Road 137 unless street legel.
Closest Towns: Beaver, Utah
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Information Center: The Piute ATV Trail is nearby; however there is no access directly from the campground. Be prepared to trailer ATVs to the nearby trailheads for access.

General Information

Directions:

The Anderson Meadow Campground is approximately 18.3 miles east of Beaver, Utah. From Beaver travel 10 miles east on UT-153, turn right onto Kents Lake Road (FR137) and travel another 8.3 miles. To reach this campground from Junction, Utah travel 9 miles west on State Road 153, turn left on Forest Road 137 and travel another 7 miles.

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
38.21089, -112.43155
38°12'39"N, 112°25'54"W


Accessibility:

 Within Facility: Accessible boat ramp, campsites, drinking water, grills, parking, picnic areas, picnic shelters, vault toilets, walkways.


General Notes:

Bears are known to frequent this area. Keep a clean camp. Fishing from a boat with a motor is prohibited.

Don't Move Firewood: Help prevent the spread of tree-killing pests in our national forests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit dontmovefirewood.org.


Recreation Map

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Activities


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