Huntington Canyon Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Traveling over the Wasatch Plateau between the towns of Fairview and Huntington, the Huntington Canyon Scenic Byway makes up half of the Energy Loop, a National Scenic Byway. The byway passes through the Manti-Lasal National Forest and provides excellent views of the mountain tops and valleys below. Huntington Canyon is filled with the history of the region, especially evident is the history of the Mormon pioneers who settled the area. Don't pass up the opportunity to travel Huntington Canyon Scenic Byway.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Weather and snow melt will affect open and closing.
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy

General Information


From the intersection of State Routes (SR) 10 and 31 in Huntington, Utah, head northwest on SR 31 for ~11 miles.  Huntington Canyon Recreation Area begins near the Manti-La Sal National Forest boundary and continues for about another 20 miles along either side of SR 31 to Huntington Reservoir. 

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Nature Viewing

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Water Activities

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Areas & Activities


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  Elevation : 
6600' - 10,300'


Map of recreation areas on the La Sal Mountains

Recreation Areas, La Sal