Zion National Park Watchman Campground
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Overview

Location
Address: Zion National Park, SR 9, Springdale, Utah 84767
GPS: 37.198445, -112.9862
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Local Directions: From Las Vegas, St. George or other points south on Interstate 15: Travel north to Exit 16, State Route 9. Follow State Route 9 east for 32 miles to the south entrance of Zion National Park. Turn right after entrance station; the campground ranger station is at the end of the road. From Salt Lake City, Interstate 70 or other points north on Interstate 15: Travel south to Exit 27, State Route 17. Follow State Route 17 for 6.1 miles to State Route 9. Turn left onto State Route 9 and drive 23 miles to the south entrance of Zion National Park. Turn right after entrance station; the campground ranger station is at the end of the road.

Contact Information
Local Phone: 1-435-772-3256
Website: http://www.nps.gov/zion/planyo...
Email: zion_park_information@nps.gov

Open
All year
Check Out: Check out is by 11:00 a.m

  Sites
90 RV Sites, 83 Tent Sites, 7 Group Sites, 90 Electric Only, 90 No Hookup, 30 Amps, 50 Amps, Pull Thru

Rates
Daily Rates: $16.00 - $30.00

Facilities & Services
Bathhouse / Restrooms, Dump Station, No Showers, Vault Toilets

Recreation
Biking, Hiking

Policies
All Ages, Pets Welcome

Restrictions
Max RV Length 50 ft
 
Description
Group Tent Reservations Only

Group tent campsites can accommodate up to 40 persons at $50/night.
Sites
Total Sites180
RV Sites90
   
Tent Sites83
Group Sites7
   
Max RV Length50 ft
  
Electric Only (90)No Hookup (90)
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Facilities and Services
  Hours Description Fees
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No Showers  
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Recreation
  Hours Description Fees
Amphitheater  
Biking  
Bird Watching  
Hiking  
Horseback Riding  
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Reviews
Average Rating
4 star rating
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4 star rating
Beautiful campground
Ray Sp
Silver
July 10, 2013
Overall this campground is a lovely place. The location is good, provides a lot of marvelous views. Lots of trees and shrubbery. The grounds are clean. No hookups except for electric and 50amp. Would have been perfect if they had water and showers. The roads are narrow, though, and the sites are a bit uneven. Otherwise, it's really a beautiful campground.

We stayed here in a Class B Motorhome.
 
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4 star rating
Nice park
dmcmild
Silver
June 24, 2011
We had a nice gravel, level site. The site was electric only, but water wasn't too far away and the dumping station was right by the entrance. We liked the fact that we could take a short walk to the visitor's center and catch the shuttle. They honor the Senior Pass which made this the most reasonably priced stop on our whole trip.

We stayed here in a Class A Motorhome.
 
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Other Policies
Check In / Check Out
Check out is by 11:00 a.m.

RESERVATIONS

Reservations for campsites at Watchman Campground for camping from March 5, 2011 through November 13, 2011 may be made six months prior to your arrival date online at www.recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777.

General
LENGTH OF STAY LIMITS

Length of stay is limited to 14 days, parkwide, from April through October, and an additional 30 days remainder of the year.

There are 7 group campsites that are limited to one site per affiliated group at a time with a seven day per stay limit. The sites can accommodate from 9 to 40 campers.

The group campsites are tent only. No other types of camping equipment, including camper vans, pop-up campers, or cabover campers, are allowed in the group campsites. Cost is $3.00 per person, per night.

Pets
•Pets must be restrained at all times. Leashes must be no longer than six feet in length.

•Hiking with pets is allowed only on park roads and the Pa’rus Trail.

•Unattended pets making unreasonable noise are strictly prohibited.

•Pet owners are responsible for picking up and properly disposing of pet excrement.

Quiet Hours
Quiet Hours are from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Use of generators is not permitted at any time.

Generators are not permitted, but 95 campsites have electrical hookups. Reserve an electric campsite if you need power.

There are no full-hookup campsites; a dump station is available for campers. There are 69 campsites that are for tents only.

Vehicles
2 Vehicles per site (including motorhomes and all types of trailers) or 4 motorcycles, not on vegetation.

No other types of camping equipment, including camper vans, pop-up campers, or cabover campers, are allowed in the tent only campsites.

All vehicles, including trailers, must be kept on designated parking areas, not on vegetation.
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