Camping

two tents and a shade structure at a campsite
A campsite at Island in the Sky

NPS/Chris Wonderly

 


 

Accessible Campsites

  • Island in the Sky Campground (1 accessible site): We will hold the accessible campsite for use only by people with disabilities.
  • The Needles Campground (2 accessible sites): We will hold both campsites for people with disabilities until 8 pm. If, after 8 pm, the accessible sites are the only empty sites remaining, we will release one site to any visitor for one night only.

 

Needles Group Sites

Groups of 11 or more people may reserve campsites at The Needles. There are no group sites at Island in the Sky. You can reserve nights between March 15 and November 15. Group sites are not available in winter.

Campsite Size Limit
Needles Group Site 50 people / 10 vehicles
Wooden Shoe Group Site 25 people / 5 vehicles
Split Top Group Site 15 people / 3 vehicles

Group Site Reservations
You can reserve group campsites up to six months in advance. To make a reservation, visit Recreation.gov, or call 877-444-6777, 877-833-6777 (TDD), or +1 518-885-3639 (International).

 

Backcountry Camping

Canyonlands has an extensive backcountry where people enjoy backpacking, four-wheel driving, boating, bicycling, and more.

Visit our backcountry travel planning page to learn more.

 
Camping Outside Canyonlands
For a listing of public and private campgrounds outside the park, visit www.discovermoab.com or www.utahscanyoncountry.com
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) operates many campgrounds in the Moab area. Some accommodate large groups and may be reserved in advance. For more information, visit the BLM's Utah Recreation Page
 

Last updated: October 11, 2018

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