Description. Deer Creek Reservoir lies in the southwest corner of beautiful Heber Valley and consistently provides some of Utah’s finest year-round fishing. Warm water and predictable canyon winds make Deer Creek extremely popular for boating, wind surfing, sunbathing, swimming and sailboating.
Facilities include a concrete boat launching ramp, 35-unit campground with modern rest rooms and showers, two group-use areas, sewage disposal and fish cleaning stations and paved parking area. Two concessionaires provide a restaurant, boat rentals, gasoline and sundries.
- Acres – 3260
- Elevation – 5,400 ft.
- Park Open – All Year
- Reservations Accepted – 5/1-10/1
- Stay Limit – 10Days
- Total Units – 35
- RV Trailer Sites – 22
- Maximum RV Length – 35 ft.
- Tent Sites – 10
- Camping Fee – $11
- Group Camping
- Fees – call 800-322-3770
The park also includes picnicking, group pavilion, drinking water, modern rest rooms, vault toilets, showers, waste disposal, utility hookups, and concession service.
Some of the activities include: boating, fishing, swimming, watchable wildlife, and winter activities with golfing, hiking, biking, and off-highway vehicle trails nearby.
For updated information regarding facilities for the physically challenged, contact the park.
Camping Reservations. Reservations may be made by calling Utah State Parks and Recreation, 322-3770 in the Salt Lake City calling area or toll-free 1-800-322-3770, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Individual campsite reservations may be made from three days to 16 weeks in advance of departure date. A $6 nonrefundable reservation fee will be charged for each site reserved. A $10 nonrefundable fee is charged for group sites and building rentals. An additional reservation fee will be charged for any changes to existing reservations. Visa, MasterCard and personal checks are accepted. A $5 fee is charged for an extra vehicle and is collected at the park.
Permits and Passes. The Single Park Permit is $50 and allows the cardholder and up to seven guests in the same private vehicle day-use entrance into Deer Creek State Park. The permit is valid for the current calendar year. The Five-Day Pass is $15 and allows day-use entrance to most Utah state parks for five consecutive days.
Deer Creek State Park
P.O. Box 257
Midway, Utah 84049-0257