Watchman Campground


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Watchman Campground Information

Watchman Campground is next to the Zion Canyon Visitor Center, ¼ mile away from the South Entrance in Springdale, Utah. Tent and electric campsites are available year-round and group campsites are available from March through November. All sites include a place for a tent or RV, a picnic table, and access to a fire ring.

You need to make a reservation for all sites in Watchman Campground. There are no sites set aside for walk-up campers. You can make a reservation up to six (6) months in advance.

Tent in a gravel campsite.
Watchman Campground Reservations

Visit to make a camping reservation up to six (6) months ahead of your visit

Campground map.
Watchman Campground at Zion National Park Map

Credit: National Park Service

Watchman Campground Map and Regulations (PDF 0.4 MB)


Last updated: March 28, 2024

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Zion National Park
1 Zion Park Blvd.

Springdale, UT 84767


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