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King Creek Campground
King Creek Campground
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King Creek Campground, Utah
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Description: 8000 ft elevation. Also called Kings Creek the 37 campsites are near Tropic Reservoir, with an isolated group area which can accomodate up to 150 campers/40 vehicles. The group area has a horseshoe pit and a volleyball court.

OHV enthusiasts use this campground as a home base for accessing the miles and miles of nearby ATV trails, including the East Fork and the Fremont. Hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrians appreciate the easy trailhead access to the Great Western Trail. Two trailheads for hiking or possibly mountain biking are located in the campground. Both have scenic views of the geological features in the area. Motorized boating in the reservoir, boat ramp is provided. Anglers can test their fishing skill either in the lake or in the East Fork of the Sevier River, which forms the reservoir. Bryce Canyon National Park is about 9 miles away, on FR 087. Scenic driving and wildlife viewing in the area.

Location: From Panguitch, take US 89 about 7 miles, then take Scenic UT-12 southeast about 10 miles. Turn south at Sevier River Road (Forest Road 087) and go 7 miles to Tropic Reservoir. The campground is on the west side of the lake.   Latitude: 37.6125   Longitude: -112.2625

Address: Powell Ranger District
Dixie National Forest
225 East Center PO Box 80
Panguitch, UT  84759
Phone: 435-676-9300

Season: Mid May - early September

Fee: yes

Reservations: tel: 1-877-444-6777  |  link: www.recreation.gov
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability
 Biking  Fishing  Picnicking
 Boating (Motorized)  Hiking/Backpacking  Scenic Driving
 Boating (Non-motorized)  Horseback Riding  
 Boating (WW)  Hunting  Water Sports
 Camping    Wildlife Viewing
 Caving  Off Highway Vehicles  Winter Sports

Services and Facilities
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability  An A for Accessible indicates the service or facility is accessible to people with disabilities
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  Exhibits  Campgnd, Primitive  Electric Hookup
 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
 Cultural-Historic Sites  Restrooms  Boat Ramp
 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: 45ft maximum trailer/RV length except in group site which is 35ft. Pack out your trash.
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