Jordanelle State Park

Park Events

Park Events                   Special Use Permits                    Hailstone Event Center

May 30, 2020 – Sail-A-Palooza

Park City Sailing Association will be having clinics, races, and information about their organization and programs at their annual Sail-a-palooza event.  Come see what it’s all about!

June 6, 2020 – Free Fishing Day

A fishing license is not required this day, however, all other regulations apply.

CANCELED 2020 – County Cooperative Weed Spray Day @ Rock Cliff and Perimeter Trail 

Wasatch County, park personnel, and volunteers will be spraying noxious weeds along the Perimeter Trail and around Rock Cliff and Ross Creek.  Spraying will start around 7 AM and will end later in the day as weather and wind allow.  If you are interested in volunteering for this event, please contact the park.  Dedicated Hunters may also earn volunteer hours.  Contact your DWR Dedicated Hunter coordinator.

July 8, 2020 – Salt City Bassmasters Tournament @ Hailstone

Small fishing tournament of 15-30 boats.  Impacts should be minimal.  Access will not be impacted.

CANCELED 2020 – Fire on the Water @ Hailstone 

Jordanelle State Park and Marine Products are sad to announce that this year’s Fire on the Water has been canceled due to public health concerns from the coronavirus pandemic. The $10 event fee that was collected on all reservations will be refunded. If you would like to cancel your reservation entirely please email us at and your reservation and fees will be refunded completely. Please put “Fire on the Water Cancelation” in the subject line. 

Come join us for an evening of fun!  This will be our 13th annual event! Live music from 3 PM to 10 PM.  Food, beer, hotdog eating contest (7:30 PM), boat parade of lights (9:15 PM), and one of the best fireworks shows around (10 PM sharp!).  Games and kids zone will be available with free and paid activities. The cost is $25 per carload of up to 8 people.  Annual pass holders will be required to pay the $10 event fee.  Any day use or camping reservations will have the event fee automatically added to their reservation.  An internal park shuttle will be available from 4 PM to 11 PM for no additional charge from various parking lots and the campground.  We were unsuccessful in securing off-site shuttle service.   The park will be very busy and congested due to this popular event.  The event will take place in the day-use public beach area and wakeless areas of Hailstone. Boat access may be restricted in the wakeless area during the event.

CANCELED 2020 – The Guardsman: Extreme Triathlon

From Jordanelle Reservoir to Brighton Resort, a challenging grass-roots race with over 16,000 ft of elevation gain between the bike and run. If you’re looking for more of a challenge than the traditional 140.6, this race is for you! This race will not only challenge your physical stamina but also your mental fortitudeARE YOU TOUGH ENOUGH?

CANCELED 2020 – Jordanelle Triathlon @ Rock Cliff

It’s not every day that you can say you raced one of Triathlete Magazine’s Top 100 events in the Nation! The Jordanelle Triathlon is a classic.  It’s one of Utah’s premier race venues, with some of the clearest open water, scenic bike courses, and a run course unlike any other event around. You’ll enjoy everything from the river bottom boardwalks in Rock Cliff Recreation Area to the local country backdrop of Francis and Woodland. This race is guaranteed to remind you of why you love the outdoors.  If you haven’t raced Jordanelle Triathlon in awhile, this is definitely the year to come say “Hi” to an old friend. Jordanelle has also hosted numerous USA Triathlon regional championships, so you know you’ll be getting a competitive course with a storied history!

August 8, 2020 – Military Appreciation Day 

Free day-use entry for all current and retired military.  Simply show your military ID at the gate. The Veterans Salute 5K, Fun Run, and Pancake Breakfast have been canceled this year.

August 29, 2020 – Kayak Fishing Bass Tournament

Come test your skill at this multi-park fishing tournament. 

April 25th – Sand Hollow (alongside the KBF trail)
May 30th – Mantua
June 13th – Starvation
July 18th – Hyrum
August 29th – Jordanelle
September 12th – Deer Creek
October 3rd & 4th State Championship at Sand Hollow

September 12-13, 2020 – Park City Sailing Regatta

Park City Sailing Association will be holding its annual fall Sailing Regatta at the PWC Ramp. The PWC Ramp will be closed to the public for this private event. 

September 11, 2020 – Patriot Day 

Free day use for all military (current and retired), law enforcement, firefighters, EMS, and emergency responders.  Simply show your ID at the gate.