Escalante Petrified Forest State Park

Current Conditions

Last Updated: March 18, 2023

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Day-Use: Open 8 am to 10 pm daily. The trail can be icy and/or muddy. Be prepared with clothing and equipment appropriate for the conditions. As always, bring water.

Campground: Wide Hollow campground restrooms are open to the public. The remodel project is still underway, however. We hope you will “pardon our dust” as we continue to renovate and improve the restrooms and showers throughout the park. The Lake View campground restroom and the Visitor Center restrooms are open. Three showers are open in the Wide Hollow Campground restroom.

Surface: Ice is mostly off the lake.

Launch Ramp: Closed, boat ramp out of the water.

Average Temperatures: Highs in the mid 40’s and lows in the 20’s.

Water Temperature: ~40°F

Water Level:  80%

Fishing Conditions:

Road Conditions: Open