Gooseberry Rec Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

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Campground. Facilities include individual sites and 1 group site, tables, fire rings, water, historic gazebo and vault toilets. Gooseberry is in a remote location and there are no telephone or emergency services, except in Salina and Richfield. This is a high elevation area, taking extra warm clothing, food and a first aid kit is recommended. Please remember to enjoy the wildlife from a distance. Ground squirrels and other rodents are cute, but can be diseased, so do not feed them or initiate contact with them. Stinging plants and insects are in the area. Brings insect repellent and medications to relieve itching or allergies.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: No water until end of May.
Reservations: Sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations.
Fees $10.00 for each single site; $20.00 for group site number 14.
Open Season: April
Restrictions: ATVs are allowed only to acess the adjacent trail system, not for general riding within the campground. Quiet time is between 10:00 pm and 6:00 am mountain time.
Closest Towns: Salina, Utah
Water: Water avilable
Restroom: Vault toilets

General Information

Directions: Located 18 miles southeast of Salina, Utah. Gooseberry Campground may be reached by taking I-70 east-bound from Salina, utah to the Gooseberry Road (Exit 63). Then south on county road #640, a two-lane paved road, for 5 miles with the final 5 miles being a two-land gravel road. The campground is on the right side, watch for signs.

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Camping & Cabins

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Group Camping

Group area in campground
Hookups - Electricno
Fire InformationFire in fire rings only
Group Cooking FacilitiesFire Ring
No. of Sites13 single, 1 group
Reservation InfoFirst-come first-served

Campground Camping

Campground camping
Fire InformationFire rings provided
No. of SitesFirst-come First-served
No. of Accessible sites13 single, 1 group


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