Capitol Reef Overflow

Fishlake National Forest

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Hwy 24
Torrey, UT 84775
435-896-9233
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GPS: 38.3267, -111.3641

Last Price Paid: $0
Pad Type: dirt
Elevation: 6494 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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12 people have reviewed this location.

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Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
2bars
Verizon Voice Only
4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
4bars
AT&T 3G
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Adventures in Joh...
Cave Creek, AZ
27 Heartland Mallard M27
2018 Ford F150
5 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

Adventures in Johnson Living would stay here again

“Perfect distance from Capital Reef”

Reviewed May 31, 2018

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The ONLY negative is the entrance is a little rough, but nothing that would hinder us from staying here again. The entrance forks, so I suggest taking the route toward the right...not as many big rocks. It’s doable for all vehicles, however just take it slow. We saw Class A’s and a Kia Sol, so no biggie. Beautiful views and the locatio... more

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This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


32 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 4

Meandering Life would stay here again

“Great boondocking near Capitol Reef”

Reviewed May 30, 2018

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We stayed here for 4 nights in late May 2018, while we explored Capitol Reef National Park and the surrounding area. Very easy to access this camping area and the road in is rocky, but no problem at all. There is no water or dump on site. We filled up with water and dumped at Fruita Campground in Capitol Reef before we arrived. It ... more

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4bars
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2 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: None
“Very Nice”

Reviewed Apr 29, 2018

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4/30/2018 GPS are correct. 1/2 (?) mile west of Capitol Reef west entrance. Lots of room but also lots of RVs. Very good cell phone and also on air TV

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5bars
AT&T 3G

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glasgows_onthego

28 Ford Four Winds Five Thousand
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe
81 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: 0

glasgows_onthego would stay here again

“Great views and a half mile from Capitol Reef Park”

Reviewed Nov 28, 2017

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This spot couldn't be any closer to Capitol Reef Park entrance, only a half mile. The camping area is right off the road, the entrance is a bit rough but should be ok for any vehicle. The camping is scattered in the area. There is plenty of room to fit any size rig in the entrance area, gets a little tighter and unlevel as you move fur... more

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4bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
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Verizon 4G/LTE

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McGee.Ventures
CA
17 Ford e-350
6 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

McGee.Ventures would stay here again

“Literally just outside the park! Super convenient. ”

Reviewed Sep 14, 2017

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Much better than paying $20 a night at the Capitol Reef campground. Plenty of fire pits. Not all sites are level but you can some. Right of the highway.

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1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

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8 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1

Msunshine would stay here again

“Good campground”

Reviewed Aug 16, 2017

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Amazing landscape, close to the Capitol reef park s entrance. No water, restrooms, only wilderness. Good access even for a compact car. Along the road, then it s noisy.

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34 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 2

33andfree would stay here again

“Very Close to Capitol Reef National Park”

Reviewed Jun 17, 2017

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We ended up at this location after checking out Beas Lewis. I was a little nervous after reading all the reviews but when we arrived, there was only 1 other RV there. We found a large level and pull through spot. It was close to the road to look around but we were not bothered by it at all. We arrived on a Thursday and so I thought it ... more

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3bars
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Voyagers On Wheels
Jupiter, FL
33 Winnebago Voyage
2004 Honda CRV
53 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: None

Voyagers On Wheels would stay here again

“Why even try to get into the campground? ”

Reviewed Sep 18, 2016

Overall Rating

We'd planned to dry camp at Beas Lewis Flat but when we got to Torrey we decided to go to the CRNP Visitor Center first. We did not see the turn off for the Flats on our way so we decided to ask. The NPS personnel did not know where it was nor did the rather officious young woman helping us have a good grasp of where the BLM land in t... more

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4bars
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2bars
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WatsonsWander

Airstream Safari
156 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 0

WatsonsWander would stay here again

“Cell tower upgrade”

Reviewed Apr 06, 2016

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We didn't actually stay here, but we did drive through and I wanted to mention that the AT&T tower in this area has been upgraded to LTE. We were able to pick up 4 bars of LTE while scouting around. Still no Verizon service though. Also, the road in is rocky, but if you stay to the right and take it slow any size rig should make it ... more

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BoldAndAdventurous

27 Airstream International Signature
2015 Ram 2500 Power Wagon
24 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 0
“Great if your rig has high clearance”

Reviewed Sep 11, 2015

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We tow an Airstream, which doesn't have the greatest ground clearance. We checked this area out after dropping the Airstream off at a RV park. There were several large rocks in the middle of the roadway that would make passage through here impossible for the Airstream. It is a high turnover area, and it fills up quickly on the busy wee... more

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