Colorado River Primitive Camping Between Glen Canyon Dam and Lees Ferry

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Near Marble Canyon, Arizona

Colorado River Primitive Camping Between Glen Canyon Dam and Lees Ferry does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!

Overview

Along the fifteen mile stretch of the Colorado River between Glen Canyon Dam and Lees Ferry, there are five primitive beaches set aside for camping, marked with signs, on a first-come, first-served basis. Camping is permitted in these areas only, as they are provided with toilets and fire pits. These sites can only be accessed by small vessel. All campsites are located well above the river and require a short walk from your boat. This is to prevent camps from being damaged by high water releases.

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