Utah Lake State Park

Utah Lake is a large freshwater lake that is popular for boating, water sports and fishing. Canoeing is popular on the lower Provo River, where it enters the lake. The park here offers very nice campsites and picnic areas.

The park is adjacent to Provo City and very close to Salt Lake City, It is an ideal place for an afternoon getaway or overnight escape. Read more...



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Main Attractions

Utah Lake is the attraction here - it is a popular place to boat, participate in watersports and to fish. The park offers nice campsites and picnic areas.


Located west of Provo, about 48 miles south of Salt Lake City.
From I-15 in Provo, take Exit 265 (Center Street exit) and follow Center Street west to the park.

Contact Information

Utah Lake State Park
4400 West Center Street
Provo, UT 84601-9715

Seasons/Open Hours

Open year-round
Summer - 6:00 am to 10:00 pm
Winter - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day

Entrance Fees

Day use is $9 per vehicle, including use of boat ramps
Day Use $10
Walk-in $2
Senior Day Use $5
Camping $30
Extra Vehicle $15
Annual Pass $75
Senior Annual Pass $35


Water sports
Ice fishing
Wildlife watching


The campground offers tent and RV sites. Some RV sites are pull-through, some are back-in. RVs up to 47 feet can be accommodated. Water and power at each campsite. No full hook ups.

Camping Reservations

800-322-3770 (toll-free from outside the Salt Lake City area)
801-322-3770 (from within the Salt Lake City area)


Visitor center
Boat ramps with docks
Boat dry storage
Boat rentals
RV dump station
Marine pump out station
Developed campground
group camping area
Modern restrooms
Picnic areas
Day use pavilion


Utah Paddle Boards: Motorized & Non-motorized craft rentals, fuel, pro shop
DD Grill: Burgers & Fries
Bonneville School of Sailing: Sunset Cruises & Sailing Lessons

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Historical Weather


38F 17F Average Temperature
1.5" Avg. Precipitation (inches)
17.1" Avg. Snowfall (inches)
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