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UPPER NARROWS, UT

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

Overview

Upper Narrows Campground is located southwest of Grantsville, Utah, in South Willow Canyon at an elevation of 6,400 feet. Visitors enjoy exploring local trails.

Natural Features:

The remote desert canyon is forested with oak, maple, and juniper trees, which offer partial shade. Willow Creek runs alongside the site.

Recreation:

The multi-use Stansbury Front and Medina Flat Trails begin nearby, offering access to the rugged Deseret Peak Wilderness. Willow Creek offers rainbow and brown trout fishing.

Facilities:

This primitive campground is dispersed over a mile-long stretch of road. One walk-to group site, ideal for family reunions or church groups, is available for up to 50 people. A footbridge must be crossed to access the site from the parking area.

Picnic tables and campfire rings are provided, as are vault toilets. Roads and parking spurs are dirt.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Campfire Rings
  • Fishing
  • Picnic Area
  • Vault Toilets
  • Wildlife Viewing
Greater Than 1 Mile
  • Drinking Water
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Host
Know Before You Go
  • While there is room for 50 people at this walk to site, ther parking is extremely limited. There is additional parking along the canyon at turnouts or campers could be shuttled to the site.
  • Walk-in access only; parking is across the road
  • Visitors should bring their own drinking water
  • This is a "pack it in, pack it out" facility; please bring garbage bags
  • A per-day, per-vehicle fee will be collected on-site for extra vehicles
  • Sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis when the group site is not reserved
  • 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 dontmovefirewood.org.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
40.49167, -112.59083
40°29'30"N, 112°35'27"W

From Salt Lake City, head west on I-80 for 36 miles. Take the Stansbury-Tooele/Route 35 exit and travel south 3 miles to Route 138 West. Continue for 10 miles to Grantsville. Go through Grantsville to Cooley Street and turn south; go 5 miles to the South Willow Canyon turnoff. Boy Scout Campground is located 3 miles from the forest boundary.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

UPPER NARROWS
WASATCH
  UT 

Phone Number:

Information:  (801)292-2800
801-433-2660

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