Cedar Mesa Campground offers a simple, no-frills place to lay your head after playing in Capitol Reef National Park all day. This no-fee (yes, it’s free) campground is located on the Notom-Bullfrog Road at an elevation of 5,500 feet. From the campsite, hop on the 4.5 mile round-trip Red Canyon trail that leads into a large box canyon, through pinyon and juniper trees. The site is open year 'round, but check conditions with the Visitor Center before you solidify your plans.
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Bring your own tents, vans
5 sites
Up to guests per site
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No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available
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Hipcamper Heather
Heather N.
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July 12th, 2017

The site we had was gorgeous, tucked back in a tree lined area. The restrooms leave much to be desired and it's right beside the dumpsters, but the showers were hot and there were plenty to not have to wait.

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Hipcamper Sara
Sara R.
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October 8th, 2018

This is a primitive campsite. But so worth it! stunning views!

Hipcamper Megan S.
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August 14th, 2017
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May 5th, 2017
Hipcamper Janice K.
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April 19th, 2017
Capitol Reef National Park
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38.007° N, 111.085° W
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Tent / Van: 5 Sites
(Up to people per site)