Little Cottonwood Rec Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

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The Little Cottonwood Campground is located adjacent to the Beaver River just out of the community of Beaver. If high elevations are a health concern this is a great place to enjoy the mountains. Elevation is 6,500 feet. Opportunities for stream fishing, hiking and hunting are available. Common vegetation includes cottonwood, aspen, pinion, juniper and ponderosa pine trees. There are two accessible sites that can be reserved through the campground there are fourteen single-family campsites. All units have picnic tables and grills. Potable water is available during the summer season. Up to 40 foot RV's can be accommodated.

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations are available on RECREATION.GOV or call 877-444-6777.
Fees Camping fee is $14.00, extra vehicles are $7.00. 50% discount is offered with the America the Beautiful Pass. There are 14 campsites available in the campground. Camping limit is 14 consecutive days. Elevation is 6,500 feet. Potable water is available during the season. Flush toilets. Dogs must be on a leash. No ATVs.
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: ATVs are not allowed in the campground. Pets must be on a leash. Camp fires are limited to fire rings in the camp sites.
Closest Towns: Beaver, Utah
Water: Drinking water.
Restroom: Flush toilets. A restroom with flush toilets is ADA accessible.
Operated By: Concessionaire: High Country Recreation, c/o Dwight and Sandy Daniels, P.O. Box 300474, Glenwood, Ut

General Information


This campground is located six miles east of Beaver on State Road #153, a paved two lane road.

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Fire InformationFire rings provided
No. of SitesFamily campsites do not require reservation. ADA campsites may be reserved by calling the District Office: 435-438-2436.
No. of Accessible sites14 camp units


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