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Lava Point Campground

15 Reviews

About This Campground

National Park Service

Zion National Park

This campground is typically open May through September, as weather allows. Situated at 7890 feet above sea level, it is off the Kolob Terrace Road, 25 miles (45 minutes) north of the town of Virgin. It takes approximately one hour and 20 minutes to drive to the campground from the South Entrance…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site

Stay Connected

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

Site Types

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

Features

For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • WiFi
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites

Reviews

15 Reviews of Lava Point Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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  • 8
  • 5
H
Reviewed Jul. 11, 2021

Small and quiet, but gorgeous

I waited all last year for this camp site to open up but never did due to covid. Was thrilled to car camp there a few weekends ago, about 8 spots or so with free camping, one well maintained outhouse. 

It’s about a 1/3 mile path over to Lava Point overlook looking down into the heart of Zion…

Jessica M.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 2, 2020

4600 foot elevation climb

We drove in unexpectedly on a drive. The campground is usually open through October 15 according to signage. Today it’s closed for the season, construction and forest management. They are clearing and burning debris, so it should be nice next season. No facilities, and even the bathroom is closed…

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Vijitra V.
Reviewed Sep. 10, 2019

Love it anybody should go

I love to stay 1 night at lava point quite and good to enjoy

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Location

Lava Point Campground is located in Utah

Directions

Lava Point Campground directions and information are available at <https://www.nps.gov/zion/planyourvisit/lava-point-campground.htm>.

Coordinates

37.38379365 N
113.03283036 W

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About This Campground

This campground is typically open May through September, as weather allows. Situated at 7890 feet above sea level, it is off the Kolob Terrace Road, 25 miles (45 minutes) north of the town of Virgin. It takes approximately one hour and 20 minutes to drive to the campground from the South Entrance of Zion Canyon. There are 6 primitive campsites available first come, first serve. The campground has pit toilets and trash cans, but no water. Vehicles longer than 19 feet are not permitted.

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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