Deer Creek State Park

Deer Creek

Main Attractions
Boating and fishing close to the Wasatch Front
Nice campgrounds at a scenic reservoir

Location
About 10 miles southwest of Heber City, along US Hwy 189
Approximately 48 miles southeast of Salt Lake City.

Contact Information
Deer Creek State Park
P.O. Box 257
Midway, UT 84049
(435) 654-0171

Seasons/Open Hours
Open year-round
Summer - 6 am to 10 pm
Winter - 8 am to 5 pm

Holiday Closures: None

Entrance Fees
$10 per vehicle (includes use of watercraft launches)
$5 for Utah seniors 62+
$75 Annual Pass is available at the park
$35 Senior Adventure (annual) Pass

Description
Deer Creek is a medium-sized reservoir located in Heber Valley, just a short drive from Provo, Park City and Salt Lake City. The reservoir is a popular recreation spot because it is close to the Wasatch Front, but also because it is scenic and offers excellent conditions for boating, fishing and other water sports.

Very nice campsites are available at the state park.

Activities
Boating
Fishing
Ice fishing
Camping
Wind surfing
Swimming
Sunbathing
Picnicking

Camping
Chokecherry Campground: $25 (full hookups)
Great Horned Owl Campground: $16 (no hookups)

Pull-through and back-in sites are available for vehicles up to 73 feet at Chokecherry Campground

Group day use and group campsites are available

Camping Reservations
Online: ReserveAmerica
800-322-3770 (toll-free from outside the Salt Lake City area)
801-322-3770 (from within the Salt Lake City area)

Facilities
Marinas with paved boat ramps
Boat dry storage
Boat rentals
Campgrounds with hookups
Group campsites
Day use pavilion
Food service
Modern restrooms
Showers
Hiking trails

Boat and Watercraft Rentals: Heber Valley Rentals

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