Watchman Campground

Zion National Park

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Zion Park Blvd. Springdale, UT 84767 435-772-3256 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 37.1964, -112.9885

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Overview of Watchman Campground

Reservations are required year-round. No generators allowed. Some sites can accommodate RVs and trailers with a combined max length of 50 ft.

Food and garbage must be stored inside a vehicle or a lockable hard-sided container.

Number of Sites 176

Pad Type dirt

Reservations yes

Elevation 3,904 ft / 1,189 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 435-772-3256

cowdogs asked on 3/3/2023

Is there electricity? If so how do you see which ones.
Thank you

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Tanner asked on 1/13/2023

Does anyone know if loops c&d (non-electric sites) allow trailers? I’m having a hard time figuring it out on the recr...

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Salty Turtle asked on 11/2/2022

Height Restrictions: I know this has been asked before, but has anyone recently been to Watchman with a 13' height?...

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smallbirdbigworld asked on 9/25/2022

Does anyone know when they release the reservations for this campground? I know it's 6 months in advance, but on what...

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camper-732901 asked on 8/14/2022

Does this park have public showers?

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Reviews of Watchman Campground 65 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

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Site Quality

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/5G
Confirmed by 26 Users
Last reported 3/4/2023
AT&T 4G/5G
Confirmed by 19 Users
Last reported 5/3/2023
T-Mobile 4G/5G
Confirmed by 10 Users
Last reported 6/11/2022

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  • 50 Amp
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • dry camping
  • Partial Hookups
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • big rig
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • dump station
  • group sites
  • ADA Accessible
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
  • water available
  • pets
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Watchman RV Dump Station

You cannot use the dump station

- Laurie

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Consider alternatives for 2023

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- Jenn

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Don’t waste your time

- Caleb Hodges

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Great spot!

- jmillaa

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