NOTICE: The Sailboat Beach Day-Use Area will be closed to all public access beginning May 1, 2023 through Spring 2026 for construction as part of the Deer Creek Dam Intake Project. Read our announcement for additional details.

NOTICE: Both the Main Boat Ramp and Island Resort Boat Ramp are open and docks are in.

Welcome to Deer Creek State Park

Windsurf, boat, zip line, swim, and fish on the cool waters of Deer Creek Reservoir.  After a day on the water, camp under the night sky at one of several campgrounds, all with spectacular views of nearby Mount Timpanogos.


Please keep your dogs on a leash no longer than six feet and please pick up after your pet. 

BOATING INFORMATION: All open water. Docks are in place and ramps are open.

The Main Deer Creek Boat Ramp is open.

The Island Boat Ramp is open.

Life jackets are required for each person on a vessel – including kayaks and stand-up paddleboards.  Coldwater boating conditions exist, wear your lifejacket!

Liability insurace is required for motorized vessels regardless of the size of the engine.

AIS Decontamination Schedule:  Please call ahead as our hours are becoming more seasonal. Hours Friday- Sunday 7am-7pm. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 12-7. Closed Wednesdays.

Our Decontamination Station hours have changed for the season.

Any boat coming from out of state or Lake Powell must still be inspected and decontaminated before launching into Deer Creek.  Please remember to continue to complete, sign and display an Aquatic Invasive Species Certification Form before launching.

CHOKECHERRY CAMPGROUND IS OPEN 30-50 amp service, water, sewer.


FOX DEN CAMPGROUND IS OPEN. 50 amp service, water, sewer.

All campgrounds are available by reservation only May 1st -Oct. 15th.

All campsites are available for reservation on a four-month rolling basis. For example, on January 1 individual sites are available for reservation through May 1. You can book a maximum of 13 days beyond the last date of the reservation window. For more information please contact our Reservation Call Center at 800-322-3770 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (Mountain Time) Monday through Friday. The call center is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.

Please call 1-800-322-3770 or visit

Fun things to do at Deer Creek State Park:

The Lakehouse Restaurant is located at The Island area of Deer Creek State Park. OPEN

5317 S HIGHWAY 189 HEBER, UT 84032  TEXT/CALL: 435.210.7474,

To book a zipline tour at Zipline Utah please call 866-923-1063 or go to to make reservations. OPEN

Deer Creek Island Resort: To book reservations for boat rentals at Deer Creek Island Resort call 435-654-2155 or go to open

Rainbow Bay Aqua Park is a fun floating obstacle course. OPEN. For more information and to make reservations, call 866-304-8683 or visit

To book a reservation for kiteboarding lessons at Uinta Kiting call 453-647-6676 or go to

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