Description

Yellowstone Canyon is a downright fabulous camping option, especially when compared to some of the busier spots in the area. Just keep driving down the forest road, past other campgrounds, and you’ll eventually reach the Swift Creek Campground. Given the journey it takes to get there, you know it’s gonna be good. There’s even a pretty waterfall closeby! This campground is quite near to the border of the High Uinta Wilderness Area, where hiking nirvana awaits. It also gets hikers into the higher Yellowstone drainage, via a trailhead that leads to Kings Peak, along a sampling of delightful high alpine lakes (are you brave enough to take a dip? Brr!). And, the biggest bonus to this trailhead? The crowds aren’t as crazy!
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
13 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Swift Creek Campground.

Beach
Cave
Desert
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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The vibe at Swift Creek Campground

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Park
Ashley National Forest
State
Utah
Country
United States
Phone Number
(435-719-2299
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
40.601° N, 110.348° W
$8/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 10 Sites
(Up to people per site)
$8/night
Tent / Van: 3 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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