Barker Recreation Area Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Barker Recreation Area is located in an aspen-spruce forest above 9,000 feet in elevation. The area offers a campground with 13 individual campsites, a day use area adjacent to Upper Barker Reservoir and the group sites: Old Lady Young (capacity 100), Porter Equestrian (capacity 35), and Gates (capacity 35). Two small fishing lakes permit non-motorized boat access. Seven other back country fishing lakes can be accessed by the many hiking trails in the area, among them the Great Western Trail. Water hookups are not available at any of the sites in the area. Drinking water spigots are available within 100 feet of every campsite.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • All Terrain Vehicle
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Dock
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Photography
  • Picnic Tables
  • Reservoir
  • Restroom
  • Sightseeing
  • Stream
  • Tent Pad
  • Vault Toilet
  • Water Drinking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Fees

Peak Season
May 28 2010 -
Sep 06 2010
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $10.00
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $45.00
GROUP STANDARD AREA NONELECTRIC $0.00
Peak Season
May 27 2011 -
Sep 06 2011
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $10.00
GROUP STANDARD NONELECTRIC $45.00
GROUP STANDARD AREA NONELECTRIC $0.00

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. No all-terrain vehicles allowed in camping areas except along the main road. No camping permitted in the day use area. A fee for a 2nd vehicle will be collected at the campground. Motorized boats are not allowed on the lakes. Access for non-motorized boats is available at Upper Barker. road. No camping permitted in the day use area. A fee for 2nd vehicle will be collected at the campground. Motorized boats are not allowed on the lakes. Access for non-motorized boats is available at Upper Barker and Lower Barker Reservoirs.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 21 2010 to Jun 14 2011
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Barker Recreation Area
Campground Phone: 435-676-8608
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Cedar City, UT
435-676-8608

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More About Barker Recreation Area Campground

Barker Recreation Area is a campground located in Cedar City, Utah. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -111.8069 latitude, and -111.8069 longitude into your GPS device.

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