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Affleck Park Campground

Directions & Seasons of Operation

From Parley’s Canyon: From exit 134 on I-80, go north on State Highway 65 for just over 5 miles.

From Emigration Canyon: Follow the canyon road (Little Mountain Pass) to State Highway 65, and then turn north.

The reservations only campground is typically open from Memorial Day weekend to October 31st. The campground may close earlier in cases of early season snowstorms or inclement weather. Other potential closures possible due to maintenance.

Starting Summer 2024:

  1. Trailers will not be allowed in Affleck Park Campground.
  2. Recreational Vehicles 25′ (non trailers) and under in total length still allowed.
  3. Area #2 will be closed for upgrades until renovations are complete.
  4. No group site reservations for the campground, individual sites only.


Each site has a grill, fire ring and picnic table.  There is no potable water available. Cell service is spotty.


Call Watershed Management at (801) 483-6705 during regular business hours.


Reservations are required to camp in Affleck Park.  Reservations are online only. Reservations are typically taken starting the first Monday of March. Reservations may be made up to one day in advance 24 hours a day online. Click here to make a reservation.

All sites do not allow trailers. Any non-trailer recreational vehicle must be 25′ or less in length.

Individual sites: $15/day – 8 people maximum per site /2 car capacity maximum per site.

Refunds are not issued for any reason, including emergencies or inclement weather; however, a reservation date and location may be changed within 48 hours notice.

Violation of any of the following rules may result in loss of camping permit and/or fines:

  • No dogs allowed, protected watershed area.
  • No swimming or wading in the creek.
  • Reservation-holders must have their reservation permit at their reserved site at all times.
  • Maximum stay is 4 nights.
  • Check in and checkout time is 1pm and check out is 12pm.
  • You are responsible for making sure the gate is locked after arriving and leaving. Failure to do so will result in a temporary or permanent ban from Affleck Park. Do not share the gate combination with other parties.
  • Campfires must be attended at all times.
  • No onsite wood collection permitted.
  • Speed limit is 15 mph.
  • Campground quiet hours are 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. During quiet hours generators must be turned off, noise kept to a minimum, no loud music, etc.
  • No parking on vegetation.
  • No beer kegs, live bands, or amplified music.
  • No discharge of weapons of any kind, including but not limited to firearms, bow and arrows, paintballs, wrist rockets, air soft guns, rifles, pistols, muzzle loaders, and BB guns.
  • Trailers are not allowed.
  • No off highway vehicles are allowed to be drive in campground.
  • All watershed regulations must be followed.

Questions? Call Watershed at 801-483-6705 for more information.