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Parks Utah Upper Big Bend  Camping Area - Westwater Canyon

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 Upper Big Bend Camping Area  Bureau of Land Management       BLM

  e-mail  435.259.2100

  Moab/Grand Field Office

  82 East Dogwood

  Moab UT  84532

    Elevation 4000 feet. Tent-only camping provides a scenic peaceful retreat on the Colorado River.

 Upper Stillwater Reservoir          Bureau of Reclamation   BOR  801-379-1071

  Jim Jensen

  Provo Area Office  
302 East 1860 South

  Provo   UT  84606-7317

    Upper Stillwater Dam and Reservoir, features of the Central Utah Project, Bonneville Unit, are are Rock Creek

  Utah Field House of Natural History  State  Park Museum         UT SP&R
e-mail  435 789-3799
235 East Main St
Vernal    UT     84078
   Step back in time as you walk through the dinosaur garden. Look up to a full-size replica of a 20-foot tall  Tyrannosaurus with six-inch knife-like teeth or look down on a  ferocious four-foot meat-eating Coelophysis.

  Utah Lake SP  State Recreation Park              UT SP&R
e-mail  801 375-0731
4400 W Center St
Provo  UT     84601
At Utah Lake you can fish year-round for channel catfish, walleye,  white bass, black bass and several different species of panfish in Utah's largest fresh water lake. The state park provides major  access to the 96,600-acre lake for power boating, sailing,

  Utah State Parks & Recreation  State Agency      UT SP&R
e-mail  801 538-7220
1594 W North temple
Salt Lake City  UT     84114
  Last Update     4 /9 /2004

  Vermilion Cliffs Highway            Bureau of Land Management       BLM - Vermilion Cliffs

  e-mail  (928)688-3246

  345 E. Riverside Dr.

  St. George UT  84790

    Embarking from the spectacular Virgin River Gorge, south of St. George, Utah, you can follow 277 miles of paved highways winding through small rural communities to the Navajo Indian Reservation

    on the east.

  Virgin River Canyon Recreation Management Area  
Bureau of Land Management       BLM

  e-mail  (928)688-3246

  345 East Riverside Drive

  St. George  UT  84790

    Nestled in a pocket of the spectacular Virgin River Gorge, this  recreation area is surrounded by colorful cliffs and rocky canyons. The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area offers a developed campground, picnic/day use area, hiking trails

  Wasatch Mountain SP  State Recreation Park                  UT SP&R
e-mail  435 654-1791
via US 40, Highway 113
PO Box 10
Midway   UT     84049
Wasatch Mountain State Park, in beautiful Heber Valley, is Utah's  most developed state park. Tucked away in the beautiful Wasatch  Mountains, the park is both a summer and winter wonderland. One of Utah's finest 36-hole golf courses is found here

  Wasatch-Cache National Forests           USDA Forest Service   US FS

  e-mail  801-524-5030

  8236 Federal Building

  125 S. State Street

  Salt Lake City UT  84138

    Located in northern Utah and southwestern Wyoming, lies the Wasatch-Cache National Forest.  The forest encompasses three major areas: 1) the northern and western slopes of the Uinta Mountains, 2) the Wasatch Front from Lone Peak north to the Idaho border


  Weber Memorial Park  County Park   Weber County
Notes  large group & individual camping   Last Update  10/24/2006

Wellsville Mountain Wilderness  WILD


  College of Forestry and Conservation, Wilderness Institute

    The Wellsville Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of  22,986 acres and is managed by the U.S. Forest Service. All of the wilderness is in the state of Utah.

  Westwater Canyon       Bureau of Land Management       BLM

  e-mail  435.259.7012

  82 East Dogwood

  Moab UT  84532

    The Westwater Canyon area provides a stretch of renowned  whitewater opportunities for both rafters and kayakers. The black, uplifted rocks in the canyon represent the oldest exposed formations in eastern Utah. Many species of wildlife inhabit the canyon.



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