Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

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Campground. This campground is located in the scenic Fish Lake Basin. Facilities include tables, fire rings, and garbage bins.  Last day for online reservation 9/15/20.  Campground closes 10/16/20.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Reservations: All reservations are taken through, telephone 877-444-6777, Tdd: 877-833-6777
Rentals & Guides: Cabin & Boat Rentals Lakeside Resort (435) 638-1000 Fish Lake Lodge  (435) 638-1000 Bowery Haven Resort  (435) 638-1040  
Area Amenities: Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Single Sites:  $20.00 - each additional vehicle $7.50.   28 single sites America the Beautiful Pass: A 50% discount will be given on use fees for single sites only. Reservable sites: Half of the sites are reservable, the other half are first-come first-served. All reservations are taken through, telephone 877-444-6777, Tdd: 877-833-6777
Permit Info: Firewood Permits $20  (4 cords minimum)   Available at Forest Service offices located in Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Camping is limited to 10 consecutive days.  ATVs are not allowed in the campgrounds.  ATV riding is not allowed in the Fish Lake Basin.  Pets are required to be on a leash.
Closest Towns: Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: America the Beautiful Passes Senior Pass - $10  Available at Forest Service offices located in Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah Access Pass - Free  Available at Forest Service offices located in Loa, Utah and Richfield, Utah
Operated By: High Couontry Recreation. Area Manager Telephone: 435-638-1069. Campgrounds hosts in each campgroun

General Information


Doctor Creek Campground is 40 miles east of Richfield, Utah. Head east on UT-118 N/E 300 N toward N 100 E 0.8 mi. Continue straight onto UT-119 E 8.8 miles. Turn right onto UT-24 E for 23.1 miles then turn left onto UT-25 N 7 miles. Turn right on Doctor Creek Campground road and travel 0.3 miles.

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Campground Camping

Fish Lake Basin Campgrounds

Dr. Creek Campground - 30 sites

Mackinaw Campground - 67 sites

Bowery Creek Campground - 42 sites

Frying Pan Campground - 10 sites

Tasha Equestrian Campground - 10 sites

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Seasonal Information

Campground is open from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend.

Fire InformationFire rings provided

RV Camping

Forest Service campgrounds do not provide hook-ups to power, water, or sewer

Hook-ups to power, water, and sewer are available at Lakeside Resort (435.896.1000) and Bowery Haven Resort (435.896.1024)


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Picnic tables Picnic table provided at each camp site
Drinking water Several taps are located throughout the campground
Toilets Flush toilets in all restrooms
Boat ramp Boat ramp adjacent to campground at Lakeside Resort
Tent camping
Accessible Site #5 and restroom are universally accessible
Camping trailer Hook-ups to water, power, and sewer are not available
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8900 feet


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