Red Fleet State Park

Red Fleet State Park

Main Attractions
This park offers stunning scenery in a red rock area just north of Vernal. It has excellent camping and fishing, and makes a great base camp to explore Dinosaur National Monument and other area attractions.

Location
Located along US Hwy 191, about 13 miles north of the town of Vernal.
Approximately 188 miles east of Salt Lake City.

Contact Information
Red Fleet State Park
8750 North Highway 191
Vernal, UT 84078-7801
(435) 789-4432

Seasons/Open Hours
Open year-round (no holiday closures)
Summer - 6:00 am to 10:00 pm
Winter - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Holiday Closures: None

Entrance Fees
$7 for day use including watercraft launches
$4 day-use for Utah seniors 62+
$75 annual pass is available at the park
$35 Senior Adventure (annual) Pass

Description
The picturesque reservoir here offers great fishing and boating, and the campground is very nice. As a result, this state park is a quality destination in its own right. It also serves as a convenient base camp to explore the surrounding area.

Dinosaurs roamed here and many fossilized dinosaur footprints are found in the park and surrounding area.

Nearby attractions include Dinosaur National Monument, Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, Steinaker State Park and the Utah Field House of Natural History.

Activities
Fishing
Ice fishing
Boating
Camping
Picnicking
Hiking
ATV riding and biking nearby

Camping
The developed campground offers some sites with full RV hookups. All sites are back-in and accommodate tents and RVs up to 30 feet. This park does not offer a group camping area.

Camping Reservations
Online: ReserveAmerica
800-322-3770 (toll-free from outside the Salt Lake City area)
801-322-3770 (from within the Salt Lake City area)

Facilities
Developed campground
Modern restrooms
Picnic area
RV dump station
Boat ramp and docks
ATV and bike trails nearby
Fish cleaning station

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