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Top Dispersed Camping near Manti-La Sal National Forest

214 Reviews

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Best Dispersed Camping Sites Near Manti-La Sal National Forest, CO (68)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Capitol Reef National Park Dispersed Camping
  2. Camper-submitted photo from Little Grand Canyon Dispersed Camping

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    Little Grand Canyon Dispersed Camping

    10 Reviews
    33 Photos
    380 Saves
    Castle Dale, Utah

    Little Grand Canyon trailhead serves as the starting or ending point for those hiking through the Little Grand Canyon. The trailhead is located past the Swinging Bridge and .8 miles west of the Buckhorn Draw Rd. This hike explores the San Rafael river as it cuts through the Little Grand Canyon. This area is a popular 2-3 day backpacking trip with primitive campsites where user are required to practice leave no trace ethics. The San Rafael River should only be floated in small crafts above 200 CFS and large crafts above 500 CFS. Hikers should only attempt to hike this section when the river is below 50 CFS. The hike is approximately 18 miles with numerous river crossings required. The side canyons along the hike offer endless miles of exploring.

    The trailhead is located past the Swinging Bridge Campground and .8 miles west of the Buckhorn Draw Rd.

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    • Phone Service
    • ADA Access
    • Dispersed
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  3. Camper-submitted photo from BLM Dispersed Exit 108 Lone Tree Road
  4. Camper-submitted photo from Route 24 Dispersed Camping - Capitol Reef

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    Route 24 Dispersed Camping - Capitol Reef

    22 Reviews
    32 Photos
    593 Saves
    Torrey, Utah

    Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.

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    • Phone Service
    • Dispersed
    • Toilets
    • Alcohol
  5. Camper-submitted photo from Beas Lewis Flat Dispersed
  6. Camper-submitted photo from Miller Canyon Exit #99 Dispersed
  7. Camper-submitted photo from Rochester Rock Camping

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    Rochester Rock Camping

    1 Review
    2 Photos
    Emery, Utah

    The "Swell" features endless amounts of recreational experiences including: hiking, biking, four wheel driving, horseback, canyoneering, and river running. Don't miss the Little Grand Canyon and Buckhorn Wash Pictograph Panel. For an overview of the "Swell" make sure to check out Cedar Mountain Day Use Overlook. You will be able to discover Petroglyphs and Historical areas throughout the 'Swell".

    The following Wilderness areas were congressionally designated around the San Rafael Swell Recreation Area as part of the John D. Dingell. Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act and are currently closed to OHV use: Big Wild Horse Mesa, Cold Wash, Devil’s Canyon, Eagle Canyon, Horse Valley, Little Ocean Draw, Little Wild Horse Canyon, Lower Last Chance, Mexican Mountain, Middle Wild Horse Mesa, Muddy Creek, Red’s Canyon, San Rafael Reef, and Sid’s Mountain.

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    • Standard (Tent/RV)
  8. Camper-submitted photo from Goblin Valley st Park dispersed camp area
  9. Camper-submitted photo from South Temple Wash Campground

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    South Temple Wash Campground

    9 Reviews
    25 Photos
    160 Saves
    Hanksville, Utah

    "Temple Mountain east Campground also known as the ___People Pasture___ is located just west of the turnoff to Goblin Valley State Park. This campground has multiple parking areas for large recreational vehicles, fire rings, pit toilets and kiosk with map information. This is a first come first serve campground that currently has no fees for use. Please recreate responsible and stay on designated routes. ."

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    • Dispersed
    • Toilets
  10. Camper-submitted photo from Temple Mt. Rd. Dispersed

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