Area Status: Closed

This campground is 17 miles north of Boulder, Utah, and 19 miles south of Torrey, Utah, on the Utah Highway 12 Scenic Byway. There are nine sites suitable for tent camping or trailers less than 20 feet long.

Visitors can ride off highway vehicles directly from the campground to nearby roads and trails. Campers will also be able to experience Oak Creek Reservoir, Lower Bowns Reservoir, Wildcat Visitors Center, off highway vehicle trails and non-motorized trails.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Quiet hours from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Fees: Reservations can be made on-line at the recreation.gov or by telephone: 1-877-444-6777; Tdd 1-877-833-6777. 

Please Note: All campgrounds on the Fishlake National Forest are managed by High Country Recreation under the terms and conditions of a concession permit that was issued to them by the Forest Service in 2020.

Email: highcountryrec@gmail.com
​Phone: 435-633-3028
Open Season: May
Restrictions: Camping is limited to 16 consecutive days.  Pets must be on a leash.
Closest Towns: Torrey, Utah
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Vault toilets.
Operated By: High Country Recreation

General Information


The Oak Creek Campground is 19.2 miles southeast of Torrey, Utah. Head east on UT-24 (main Street) for approximately one mile. Turn right (south) onto UT-12 for 18.1 miles. Turn left (east) on the Oak Creek Road (FR169) for approximately 450 feet. The Oak Creek Campground will be on the right (south) side of the road.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites No reservation required. First-come first-served.
No. of Accessible sites 8 family units, 1 multiple family unit

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.

Day Hiking

Viewing Scenery

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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8800 feet