Balsam Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Balsam Campground is located in Hobble Creek Canyon. Vegetation is fir, maple and cottonwood trees. Hobble Creek runs next to the campground. There are concrete pads under the tables. Popular activities include fishing Hobble Creek, playing volleyball or hiking Dry Canyon or Wardsworth Trail (both of which leave Hobble Creek Road within one mile of campground).

Maple, fir and cottonwood trees forest the area, providing partial shade, beautiful fall color and some privacy between campsites. Hobble Creek runs through the campground.

At a Glance

Reservations: For reservations call 1-877-444-6777 or click here to make reservations on-line.  Reservations must be made at least 5 days in advance.
Area Amenities: Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees 24 single sites - $23.00, Capacity - 8 people
1 group site-$88.00, capacity 24
1 group site-$220.00, capacity 100 
A per day extra vehicle charge will be collected at the campground-$8.00
Picnicking (Day Use) in a campground $9.00
Restrictions: 16-day stay limit.

Quiet hours are between 10pm-6am. No discharge of firearms or fireworks. Pets must be leashed. No All-terrain vehicles or Off-highway vehicles in the campground.
Closest Towns: Springville, Utah
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Non-flushable
Information Center: For more information, contact the Spanish Fork Ranger District at 801-798-3571.

General Information

Directions:

From Salt Lake City take I-15 south to W 400 S in Springville. Take exit 260 from I-15 S. Merge onto W 400 S. At the traffic cirecle, take the 1st exit onto S Canyon Drive. Canyon Road will turn into Hobble Creek Canyon Road. After passing the Hobble Creek Golf Course the road will fork, stay to the right on Right Fork Hobble Road. The Balsam Campground is approximately 6 miles from the golf course past the junction of Forest Service Roads 132 and 058.  Continue on Forest Road 058, turn right on Forest Road 062. This road will take you to the campground entrance.


Parking:

Roads and parking areas are paved.


Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

No. of Sites24 single sites - $23.00, Capacity - 8 people
1 group site-$68.00, capacity 24
1 group site-$220.00, capacity 100 
A per day extra vehicle charge will be collected at the campground-$8.00
Picnicking (Day Use) in a campground site $9.00
Reservation InfoPart of the single sites and the group sites are available to reserve.
1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov
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RV Camping

Pavement Type for ParkingPaved
No. of Sites24 single sites - $23.00, Capacity - 8 people
1 group site-$68.00, capacity 24
1 group site-$220.00, capacity 100 
A per day extra vehicle charge will be collected at the campground-$8.00
Picnicking (Day Use) in a campground site $9.00
 
Size RestrictionsSize restriction is 20 feet.
Reservation InfoPart of the single sites and the group and triple sites are available to reserve. 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov
No. of Accessible sites

Group Camping

This group site is a walk-to site accessed by a steep, paved trail from the parking area.

No. of Sites1 group site-$68.00, capacity 24
1 group site-$220.00, capacity 100 
 
Reservation InfoReservations are required for this group site. 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov
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Fishing

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Drinking water non-flushable toilets
Toilets
Parking paved
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Location

 
  Latitude : 
40.198533

  Longitude : 
-111.402186

  Elevation : 
6,000 ft

 



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