AQUARIUS GUARD STATION CABIN


Area Status: Open
Image with old wood stove, a refrigerator, tables, and pictures on the wall.

Located 16 miles south of Loa, UT this two room cabin sleeps four between one double bed and a bunk bed set. No bedding is provided. The kitchen has a wood cook stove, propane stove with oven and a propane refrigerator. Potable water is available in the cabin and at a hydrant outside the cabin. The site will accommodate a maximum of 20 people in tents and self-contained RV's.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Quiet hours from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Reservations: Reservations for the Aquarius Guard Station must be made at least 2 days prior to arrival and no more than 180 days in advance. Reservations are made by calling 1-877-444-6777 or online at www.recreation.gov.
Fees: $30.00 per night
Open Season: Mid May
Usage: Light
Best Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Loa, Utah
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Vault toilet
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

The Aquarius Guard Station is approximately 17 south of Loa, Utah. From Loa, travel directly south on the paved county road for about 2 miles. From that point, turn south on FR154 (Big Rocks Road ) and travel about 8 miles. Turn left on FR178 and travel about 5 miles, then turn left onto the Aquarius Ranger Station Road and travel approximately a quarter-mile to the cabin.


General Notes:

The cabin is equipped with a table and chairs, a wood stove and propane appliances including a cook stove and oven, refrigerator and hot water heater. Some pots and pans, dishes and utensils are provided, but guests are encouraged to bring their own.

A vault toilet is located adjacent to the cabin, as is a campfire circle and several picnic tables. Potable water is available inside the cabin and at a hydrant outside. Solar lighting is available inside the cabin.

Please note: pets are not allowed inside the Ranger Station.

No smoking in the Ranger Station.


Activities

RV Camping

Cabin Rentals

Cabin rental, fishing, ATV riding

Reservation Info $30.00 per night for up to 4 persons. Reservations may be made from from May 1 through October 31 through the National Recreation Reservation Service, phone (877) 444-6777, or on-line at www.recreation.gov.
Reservation info: $30.00 per night for up to 4 persons. Reservations may be made from from May 1 through October 31 through the National Recreation Reservation Service, phone (877) 444-6777, or on-line at www.recreation.gov.

Lake and Pond Fishing

Check the Utah Division of Wildlife website for more information on fishing in Utah, along with where to purchase fishing licenses.

OHV Trail Riding

The Fishlake National Forest has completed a route designation process as shown on the official Motor Vehicle Use Map (MVUM) dated August 2007.

The State of Utah has a reciprocity ATV/OHV licensing agreement with several other states. This link shows a list of states that do not have a reciprocity agreement with Utah. If your state is listed here you must purchase a "Non-Resident Permit".

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Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.195219

  Longitude : 
-111.576014