Kodachrome State Park
Kodachrome Basin is a spectacle of massive sandstone chimneys, ever-changing from gray and white to shades of red with the day’s mood. Numerous rocks and coves offer solitude, quiet and unique desert beauty. Nearby attractions include Bryce Canyon National Park, Grosvenor Arch, Paria Canyon, movie sets and ghost town remains. Opportunities include hiking, biking, photography and nearby off-highway vehicle riding areas. Click here for Kodachrome Basin Photo Gallery!
Kodachrome is nine miles south of State Route 12 near Cannonville. Overnight camping facilities, drinking water, modern rest rooms, hot showers and sewage disposal station are available. An area with picnic tables, fire pit, barbecue grills and electricity is great for group outings. A concessionaire provides horse rentals and camping supplies. The park has a resident ranger.
Acres – 2240
Elevation – 5,800 ft.
Park Open – All Year
Reservations Accepted – All Year
Stay Limit – 14 Days
Total Units – 27
RV Trailer Sites – 24
Maximum RV Length – 45 ft.
Tent Sites – 24
Camping Fee – $12
Day-use Fee – $4
The park also includes picnicking, group pavilion, drinking water, concession service, modern rest rooms, showers and waste disposal.
Some of the activities include watchable wildlife 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 non-refundable reservation fee will be charged for each site reserved. A $10 non-refundable 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 $40 and allows the cardholder and up to seven guests in the same private vehicle day-use entrance into Kodachrome Basin Mission State Park. The permit is valid for the current calendar year. The Five-Day Pass is $15 and allows day-use entrance to mostl Utah state parks for five consecutive days.
Kodachrome Basin State Park
P.O. Box 238
Cannonville, Utah 84718-0238
Phoo by User:DimiTalen