Deer Creek State Park

Current Conditions

Last Updated: 06/30/2022


The Main Deer Creek Boat Ramp is OPEN and the courtesy dock is in.

The Island Boat Ramp is OPEN and the courtesy dock is in.

Learn more about other Utah State Parks boat ramp conditions HERE.


Day-Use: Open.  
Summer rates apply.  

$20 per day per vehicle on Weekends (Sat & Sun) & Holidays. 

$15 per day per vehicle weekdays (Mon – Fri)

Reservoir Surface: Open water
Water Temp: ~71 degrees. Click here for live water quality data.

Water Level: 79% full.  Click here for live Deer Creek Reservoir data.

Main Boat Ramp is OPEN and the courtesy dock is in.  
Island Boat ramp is OPEN and the courtesy dock is in.
Charleston Boat ramp is OPEN
Fishing Conditions: wildlife.utah.gov/hotspots/deercreek
Additional Fishing Info:  Fisherman reporting good success of Rainbows. 
Road Conditions:  CLEAR


Camping Info    

Both Chokecherry and Great Horned Owl Campground are open.

All campsites are available for reservation on a four-month rolling basis. For example, on January 1st individual sites are available for reservation through May 1st. 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.

Chokecherry Campground – OPEN
Great Horned Owl Campground – OPEN 

Reservations are recommended for summer camping and can be made up to 4 months in advance.  Unreserved campsites are first-come-first-served day-of only.  Reservations are accepted between May 1st and October 15th.   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 above high water levels. Dogs are not allowed in the water or on boats. 

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 State Park Reservoir.  Decontamination is only available at the main park entrance.  For more information, visit: STDoftheSea.com

Decontamination Schedule:


Fun Activities:

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

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