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SULPHUR CAMPGROUND, UT

part ofUinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, US Forest Service
Photo: SULPHUR CAMPGROUND
Status: Closed through Thu May 21 2015   Season Dates
 

Overview

Sulphur Campground is located 39 miles from Evanston, Wyoming, just off the Mirror Lake Scenic Byway at the confluence of Stillwater Fork and Hayden River. Numerous hiking, biking, horse and ATV trails crisscross this beautiful region.

Natural Features:

Sulphur Campground sits at an elevation 9,100 feet. Pines and aspens provide limited shade, and summer wildflowers dot the area.

The Hayden Fork of the Bear River runs next to the campground. These and other streams lead to numerous high alpine lakes and fishing holes, countless trails, breathtaking scenic viewpoints and various campgrounds.

Recreation:

Fishing is very popular on the waterways. Canoeing, hiking, backpacking, horseback riding and biking are popular activities.

The High Uintas Wilderness can be accessed via several trails along the Mirror Lake Scenic Byway. A short trail can be accessed from the campground leading to Bourbon Lake.

Facilities:

The facility has 15 single family sites and 6 double family sites that come equipped with picnic tables and fire rings with grills. One group site is available, which accommodates up to 25 people. This site has 3 large picnic tables, a large fire ring with benches and parking areas.

Vault toilets and garbage service are provided. Water is available, but may be limited. A campground host is located on-site. Roads and parking spurs are dirt.

Nearby Attractions:

The 65-mile Mirror Lake Scenic Byway parallels the Lower Provo River as it snakes across a portion of the Uinta Mountains.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Birding
  • Campfire Circles
  • Campfire Rings
  • Canoeing
  • Drinking Water
  • Fishing
  • Group Camping
  • Group Site (Reservable)
  • Hiking
  • Host
  • Picnic Area
  • RV sites
  • River Access
  • Scenic Drive
  • Tent sites
  • Trails
  • Trash Collection
  • Vault Toilets
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Off-Road Vehicle Trails
  • Trailheads
Know Before You Go
  • This campground has first-come, first-served sites
  • Water is limited; please bring your own supply, as the springs can be unreliable
  • A per day, per vehicle fee will be collected on-site beginning with second vehicle
  • No horses, ATVs or OHVs allowed in the campground; ATVs must be trailered to an ATV area 4 miles away
  • This facility is operated by American Land & Leisure. We appreciate hearing from you. Comment cards are available from campground hosts or online at American Land and Leisure.
  • Learn more about Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
  • 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 dontmovefirewood.org.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
40.78873, -110.88496
40°47'19"N, 110°53'6"W

From Evanston, Wyoming, take Utah Highway 150 (Mirror Lake Scenic Byway) south for 39 miles. Sulphur Campground is on the west side of the highway.

From Kamas, Utah, take Center Street east. It becomes Utah Highway 150 (Mirror Lake Scenic Byway). Travel about 40 miles. There will be a sign for Sulphur Campground, which is on the west side of the road.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

SULPHUR CAMPGROUND
Hwy 150 (Mirror Lake Hwy)
Kamas  UT  84036

Phone Number:

Information:  (307)789-3194
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