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 Utah Travel Center State ParksEast Canyon

Description. East Canyon Reservoir is a 680-acre boating and  year-round fishing delight nestled in the mountains northeast of Salt Lake City on state routes 65 and 66.  Recreationists will find a wide concrete launching ramp, paved parking area, modern rest rooms, showers, fish cleaning station and 31-unit campground with a large overflow area. Two spacious, covered pavilions with electricity are available for groups. A concessionaire provides boat rentals and a refreshment stand.

Park Information

  •   Acres - 267
  •   Elevation - 5,700 ft.
  •   Park Open - All year with limited facilities during winter
  •   Reservations Accepted - 4/1-10/15
  •   Stay Limit - 14 Days
  •   RV Trailer Sites - 31
  •   Maximum RV Length - 35 ft.
  •   Tent Sites - 15
  •   Fees - call 800-322-3770

The park also includes picnicking, drinking water, modern rest rooms, vault toilets, showers, and waste disposal.

Some of the activities include: boating, swimming, watchable wildlife, winter activities, and concession service during the summer only.

For updated information regarding facilities for the physically challenged, contact the park.

Camping Reservations.
Reservations may be made by calling Utah State Parks and Recreation, 322-3770 in the Salt Lake City calling area or toll-free 1-800-322-3770, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Individual campsite reservations may be made from three days to 16 weeks in advance of departure date. A $6 nonrefundable reservation fee will be charged for each site reserved. A $10 nonrefundable fee is charged for group sites and building rentals. An additional reservation fee will be charged for any changes to existing reservations. Visa, MasterCard and personal checks are accepted. A $5 fee is charged for an extra vehicle and is collected at the park.

Permits and Passes. The Single Park Permit is $50 and allows the cardholder and up to seven guests in the same private vehicle day-use entrance into East Canyon State Park.  The permit is valid for the current calendar year.  The Five-Day Pass is $15 and allows day-use entrance to most Utah state parks for five consecutive days.

East Canyon State Park
5535 South Highway 66
Morgan, Utah 84050-9694
(801) 829-6866

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