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Escalante Petrified Forest State Park

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About This Campground

State Park

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  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite

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

Site Types

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


For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • WiFi
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • 30 amp Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Max Length: 40 ft.


14 Reviews of Escalante Petrified Forest State Park

Ratings Breakdown

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Jordan R.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 1, 2021

Excellent facilities and camp sites!

It can get COLD in the winter! All sites have a view of the lake. Showers were clean and warm! Everything was excellent. Typical of most Utah state parks.

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Month of VisitDecember
Jason J.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 9, 2021

Great spot, ok facilities

Was in a tent. Some spots shaded, some not. Might want to call to make sure if you need shade. The petrified forest trail was a lot better than I expected. Do the full loop. Extremely close to town and services.

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Month of VisitJuly
BThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 19, 2021

Awesome spot outside Escalante

Stayed here awhile back with a group on an environmental science trip. Had an awesome time! Tent campsites were nice with shade areas perfect to set up a hammock. There were several other groups at the campground and everyone was respectful. There is a dock that can be used for kayaking at the…

  • Beautiful reservoir within the park
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Month of VisitJune


Escalante Petrified Forest State Park is located in Utah


Approximately 257 miles south of Salt Lake City. Two miles northwest of the town of Escalante off State Route 12.


710 North Reservoir Rd
Escalante, UT 84726


37.7870707 N
111.63114997 W

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Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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