Recreation

The Fishlake National Forest offers a variety of recreation opportunities including fishing, hunting, camping, hiking, horseback riding, prospecting, rock hounding and of course, off-highway vehicle riding.

On these pages you will find information about these various recreation activities and opportunities to help you enjoy your visit to the Fishlake National Forest. Remember Its All Yours, Go. Play.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Recreation Conditions Report

 Area Name Status Area Conditions
ADELAIDE CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Water is off.
ALUNITE RIDGE TRAILHEAD #072 Open to Visitor
ANDERSON MEADOW CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor
ANDERSON MEADOW REC SITE Open to Visitor
AQUARIUS GUARD STATION CABIN Open to Visitor Last day for online reservation 10/16/20.  Facility closes 10/18/20.
BICKNELL BOTTOMS GWT TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
BIG JOHN'S FLAT CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor
BLACK FLAT CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor
BOSMAN-BIG JOHN FLAT TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
BOWERY CREEK CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/16/20
BOWERY CREEK GROUP REC SITE Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/16/20
BULLION PASTURE TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor Snow limits access
CASTLE ROCK CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor
DEEP CREEK LAKE TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
DELANO RIDGLINE TRAIL Open to Visitor Snow may limit access
DOCTOR CREEK CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 10/16/20
DOCTOR CREEK GROUP CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 10/16/20
DOCTOR CREEK TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
ELK HORN TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
ELKHORN CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Water will be turned off at threat of first frost.  Campground will then be open with vault toilets and no water until closed by snow.
FISH CREEK TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
FISH LAKE LODGE INTERPRETIVE Open to Visitor
FISHLAKE HIGHTOP (NORTH) TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
FISHLAKE HIGHTOP (SOUTH) TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
FORSYTH RESERVOIR BOAT RAMP REC SITE Open to Visitor
FORSYTH RESERVOIR TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
FRYING PAN CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/16/20
GOOSEBERRY CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor
HOGAN PASS TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
HOMESTEAD OVERLOOK CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor
INDIAN CREEK CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor
IVIE CANYON TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
JIMMY REED TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
JOHNSON RESERVOIR REC SITE Open to Visitor
KENTS LAKE CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor
LAKE CREEK TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
LAKESHORE NATIONAL RECREATION TRAIL Open to Visitor
LAKESIDE FISH CLEANING STATION CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor
LARB HOLLOW OVERLOOK CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor
LEBARON CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor
LEBARON TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
LITTLE COTTONWOOD CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor
LITTLE RESERVOIR CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor
LOA OFFICE INTERPRETIVE Open to Visitor
LOWER BOWNS CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor No water is available.  Campground will remain open with vault toilts until closed by snow. 
LOWER PLEASANT CREEK CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/21/20
MACKINAW CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/16/20
MALLARD BAY OVERFLOW REC SITE Open to Visitor
MAPLE GROVE CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Water is off.
MAPLE HOLLOW REC SITE Open to Visitor Water is off.
MILL CREEK REC SITE Open to Visitor
MILL MEADOW RESERVOIR BOAT RAMP REC SITE Open to Visitor
MUD LAKE TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
OAK CREEK CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Water is off.
OAK CREEK CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Water will be turned off at threat of first frost.  Campground will remain open until 10/15/20 or threat of first frost.
PAIUTE CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Water turned off 9/27/20.  Campground will then remain open with vault toilets and no water until closed by snow.
PELICAN TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
POLE CANYON TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
PONDEROSA REC SITE Open to Visitor
RILEY SPRINGS TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
ROSEBUD ATV CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground will remain open until closed by snow.  No water is available.
RUST SPRING TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
SAND CREEK GWT TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
SHINGLE CREEK CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor Please use extreme caution when the weather is rainy. This road becomes very slick and travel is not recommended.
SINGLETREE CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/21/20
SKYLINE-BIG FLAT TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor Snow may limit access
SKYLINE-BIG JOHN FLAT TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor Snow may limit access
SOUTH CREEK (UPPER) TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
SPLATTER CANYON TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
SUNGLOW CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Water will be turned off at threat of first frost.  Campground will then remain open through the winter without water and toilets.
TASHA CREEK TRAILHEAD Open to Visitor
TASHA EQUESTRIAN CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/16/20
TWIN CREEKS INTERPRETIVE Open to Visitor
TWIN CREEKS REC RES Open to Visitor
TWIN CREEKS REC SITE Open to Visitor
UPPER PLEASANT CREEK CAMPGROUND Open to Visitor Campground closes 9/21/20
WILDCAT REST AREA AND INFORMATION CENTER Open to Visitor Visitor center will remain open until 9/30/20 - weather permitting.
ZEDDS MEADOW CUA DISPERSED Open to Visitor
ZEDDS MEADOW REC SITE Open to Visitor

Spotlights

AQUARIUS GUARD STATION CABIN

Image with old wood stove, a refrigerator, tables, and pictures on the wall.

Located 16 miles south of Loa, UT this two room cabin sleeps four between one double bed and a bunk bed set. No bedding is provided. The kitchen has a wood cook stove, propane stove with oven and a propane refrigerator. Potable water is available in the cabin and at a hydrant outside the cabin. The site will accommodate a maximum of 20 people in tents and self-contained RV's.  Last day for online reservation 10/16/20.  Facility closes 10/18/20. 

BULLION FALLS TRAIL SYSTEM

Image looking up Bullion Falls

Bullion Waterfalls is a beautiful and majestic system of waterfalls where hikers can overlook the massive 75 foot falls. The falls are fed by year round melting snowdrifts that adorn parts of Bullion Canyon. Access to Bullion Falls is by horse or foot only and is approximately one mile from the Pine Creek bridge.



https://www.fs.usda.gov/recmain/fishlake/recreation