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REDMAN CAMPGROUND, UT

part ofUinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, US Forest Service
Photo: REDMAN CAMPGROUND
Status: Closed through Thu Jun 19 2014   Season Dates
 

Overview

Redman Campground is located in scenic Big Cottonwood Canyon at an elevation of 8,300 feet. Salt Lake City is conveniently close. Visitors enjoy hiking, biking and fishing.

Natural Features:

The campground is set among a forest of shady spruce and pine trees. Vivid summer wildflowers are abundant and autumn leaves put on quite a show.

Recreation:

Hiking and mountain biking are popular activities on area trails, including the Donut Falls Trail, which begins nearby. Fly-fishermen enjoy casting on Big Cottonwood Creek.

Facilities:

The campground contains two group sites and numerous single and double-family sites, all with picnic tables and campfire rings. Flush toilets and drinking water are provided. Firewood is available for purchase from the host. Roads and parking spurs are dirt.

Nearby Attractions:

Big Cottonwood Canyon is a beautiful area known for its soaring peaks, pristine hidden lakes and cascading streams. Numerous hiking and mountain biking trails are in the area. Rock climbing is a popular activity as well.

Solitude Mountain Resort is half a mile up-canyon, offering scenic chairlift rides, hiking, a few dining options and a challenging 18-hole disc golf course.

Silver Lake is another mile past Solitude. Fishing and canoeing are popular activities. An easy trail loops around the small lake.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Biking
  • Campfire Rings
  • Creek Access
  • Drinking Water
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilets
  • Hiking
  • Host
  • Parking Area
  • Picnic Area
  • Pit Toilets
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Wildlife Viewing
Know Before You Go
  • This is a watershed area; visitors will be fined for bringing domestic pets or livestock into the area
  • Weather changes quickly; be prepared for inclement weather
  • This campground has first-come, first-served sites
  • A fee for extra vehicles will be collected at the campground
  • Swimming and wading is not allowed due to culinary watershed restrictions
  • Off-road vehicles are not allowed in the canyon
  • Click here for more info about the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest


This facility is operated by American Land & Leisure. We appreciate hearing from you. Comment cards are available from campground hosts or online at americanll.com.
  • Don't Move Firewood: Help prevent the spread of tree-killing pests in our national forests by obtaining firewood near your destination and burning it on-site. For more information visit don'tmovefirewood.org.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
40.61417, -111.58861
40°36'51"N, 111°35'19"W

From I-215, take the 6200 South exit and travel a mile east to Wasatch Blvd. Take Wasatch Blvd a mile south to junction with Big Cottonwood Canyon/Highway 190. Make a left at the junction and travel up Big Cottonwood Canyon for 14 miles to the campground.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

REDMAN CAMPGROUND
WASATCH
UT

Phone Number:

Information: (435)649-3805
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