Dalton Springs Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

There are sixteen first come/ first serve campsites in an aspen and gambel oak grove at 8200 ft elevation. There are multiple trails and roads nearby offering recreation opportunities for biking, hiking, motorized activities, and equestrian use. Mule deer, black bears, and other wildlife may be seen nearby.

Newspaper Rock, the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park, and Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum are nice day trips from the campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open. Weather and snow melt do affect opening in the springĀ and closing in the fall.
Reservations: This campground does not take reservations. It is first come, first served.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $20 per night for a single site.
Usage: Light-Medium
Closest Towns: Monticello, UT
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


Turn West onto 200 West/Abajo Drive/County Road 101/Forest Service Road 49 in Monticello and continue for approximately 4.5 miles until you encounter Dalton Springs Campground on your left.

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Camping trailer Yes
Tent camping Yes
Toilets Yes
Drinking water Yes (Seasonal)
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