Wasatch State Park
Resting in the evening shadow of the Wasatch Mountains is the summer and winter wonderland – Wasatch Mountain State Park. A 36 hole golf course, camping, picnicking, hiking and horseback riding await visitors during spring, summer, and fall. Winter season activities include snowmobiling and cross-country skiing. The park is just minutes away from the quaint resort town of Park City. Wasatch Mountain State Park, in beautiful Heber Valley, is Utah’s most developed state park. The park includes 139 camping and picnicking areas, two group use pavilions, modern restrooms, hot showers and utility hookups. Wasatch Mountain State Park is located two miles northwest of Midway and 22 miles from Park City.
Park Information. The park has a total of 21,592 acres and an elevation of 6,000 ft. There are 57 total tent sites, 139 total RV trailer sites, with a maximum RV length of 35 ft. The stay limit at the park is 14 days.
Park facilities include 139 camping/picnicking areas, two group-use pavilions, modern rest rooms, drinking water, concession service, hot showers and utility hookups. The chalet, a ranch-style building complete with kitchen facilities, is available for summer and winter group outings. Little Deer Creek campground is an excellent area for summer group parties and reunions. Camping is closed during winter months. Day use fee is $4.
Little Deer Creek
Some of the nearby activities include boating, fishing, swimming, hiking/biking trails, off-highway trails, golfing, watchable wildlife and winter activities.
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. A $6 non-refundable 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 $40 and allows the cardholder and up to seven guests in the same private vehicle day-use entrance into Wasatch Mountain 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.
Wasatch Mountain State Park
P.O. Box 10
Midway, Utah 84049-0010
Golf: (435) 654-0532
Salt Lake line for Golf: (801) 266-0268