Description

Primitive campers, hikers, and climbers should put Upper Big Bend camping area on the top of their lists for their next Moab excursion. A 15-20 minute drive from hiking trails and exploration opportunities in Moab and Arches N.P. makes this camping spot a major plus for those looking to put some miles on their boots. Rock climbers will be running from their tents to the nearby routes on the Big Bed Bouldering circuit, knowing that they have a cozy sleeping bag and a night sky full of stars to come back to at the end of a day spent at the crag.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
8 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Upper Big Bend Campground.

Beach
Cave
Desert
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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The vibe at Upper Big Bend Campground

4007 ftListing's elevation
750
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February 22nd, 2019
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August 29th, 2018
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January 30th, 2019
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July 6th, 2017
Park
Moab Field Office
State
Utah
Country
United States
Phone Number
435-259-2100
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
38.649° N, 109.488° W
$15/night
Tent Only: 8 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
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  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
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