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Lower Onion Creek Campground

6 Reviews

About This Campground

Bureau of Land Management

Campsites are located along the banks of the Colorado River, offering vistas of the river canyon, Fisher Towers and the area's captivating red rock formations. Individual sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Two group sites, Lower Onion Creek Group Sites A and B, are available…

Fee Info

$20/night (Pay at campground-cash or check only)

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  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

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  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group


For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Reservable
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Big Rig Friendly


6 Reviews of Lower Onion Creek Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Kelly H.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Nov. 2, 2022

STUNNING valley!

We stayed in mid October and arrived mid day with many sites to choose from. By evening most sites were taken. Stayed for 3 nights and explored the area. No shade but at this time of year the sun felt wonderful. I wouldn’t have wanted anything to hide the vistas! Clean area. Pit toilets and…

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Lacey O.
Reviewed Jun. 6, 2022

Beautiful views

The campground is a little ways off the main road so it’s quiet and private at night. During the day It’s a busy due to commercial rafting groups being dropped off in regular intervals. The views are absolutely stunning. The sunsets and star gazing is top notch. The site we stayed at was well kept…

Month of VisitJune
Laura M.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 21, 2022

Beautiful Area

Nice campground, larger more open and more spread out than we expected, especially the back loop. 

The campground is about .75mi off the road, so it is very quiet with no road noise from Hwy 128. The road was freshly graded that day so it was smooth despite the rain. 

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Lower Onion Creek Campground is located in Utah

Detail location of campground


From the junction of Hwy. 191 & Hwy 128, drive east 22 miles along the Colorado River on Highway 128. Turn left (across from the "Fisher Towers" sign) and drive 1.5 miles on the gravel road to the campground.


38.74406604 N
109.33485067 W

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