Deer Creek State Park

Current Conditions

Last Updated: 11/20/2020
Sailboat Beach Launch is closed due to low water. Please plan accordingly. 
Day-Use: Open.  
Winter rates apply.  $10 per day per vehicle.
Reservoir Surface:  Open water.


Water Temp: ~52 degrees.  Click here for live water quality data.
Water Level: 64% full.  Click here for live Deer Creek Reservoir data.
Ice Conditions:  There is no ice at this time.
Main Boat Ramp is OPEN.  Wedge dock is in place.
Island Boat ramp is OPEN.  Wedge dock is in place.
Charleston Boat ramp closed due to low water levels. No parking on beach.  Remember to display quagga certification in windshield.  
Additional Fishing Info:  Fisherman reporting good success of Rainbows.
Road Conditions:  Clear.

Chokecherry CampgroundClosed.
Great Horned Owl Campground – Closed.
Reservations are recommended for summer camping, and can be made up to 4 months in advance.  Unreserved camp sites are first come first served day of only.  Reservations accepted between May 15th and October 15th.  All camping will be closed starting November 1st.
You can make campground reservations online
or call 1-800-322-3770.
Dog Information: Deer Creek State Park is a watershed, thus dogs are only allowed in the campground.

Aquatic Invasive Species Information–   We encourage you to continue to clean, drain and dry to prevent the spread of mussels.

ANY boats coming from infested waters such as Lake Powell, Nevada, Colorado, Montana, California, New Mexico, Arizona and Mexico and Canada MUST be decontaminated BEFORE entering Deer Creek reservoir.  Decontamination are only available at the Main park area and no longer available at the Island Ramp.  For more information, visit

Decontamination Schedule:

Decontamination station is closed for the season.

Winter Fees- Nov 1st-April 15th, $10 per vehicle per day.  No ground fires.

Summer Fees- April 15 – Nov. 1, $20 per vehicle weekends & Holidays, $15 Weekdays

Fun Activities-

Deer Creek Island Resort offers boat rentals, food, convenience store, and wedding parties, call (435)654 2155 to make a reservation.  Closed after Sept. 15th.

Uinta Kiting offers kite surfing lessons call (435) 647-6676.

Zipline Utah offers year-round zip line tours in the Rainbow Bay day use area, call (801)367-2575

Island Aqua Park is closed for the season.