Cottonwood Campground

Location: One mile from the U.S. Forest Service boundary in South Willow Canyon. Due to rugged access, RVs are not recommended.


Elevation: 6,080 feet.


Season: Late May through mid-October (weather permitting).


Facilities: Two single campsites and one triple campsite with tables and fire rings. Each single site can accommodate eight people and one vehicle. Vault toilet, but no water or garbage service. Trash must be packed out.


Reservations: None. First come, first serve basis.


Availability: Check in 2 p.m.; check out 1 p.m. No access 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Maximum stay seven days. 


Fee: $14 per day for single and $42 per day for triple.


Restrictions: Dogs must be leashed in camp and picnic areas. Fires in rings only and bring own firewood.


How to get there: From Grantsville’s Main Street, turn south on Cooley Street and proceed for five miles on Mormon Trail Road to South Willow Canyon turn-off. Turn right onto the canyon access road and continue for 4.2 miles to the campground.


Contact: Salt Lake Ranger District (801) 943-1794.