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Sand Island Campground


Sand Island Campground is located on the north bank of the San Juan River about 3 miles west of Bluff, Utah, on the south side of Highway 191.

  • Elevation: 4300 feet
  • Open year round
  • Fee: $15 per campsite per night (2 car maximum)
  • 25 campsites
  • Campsites are "first come, first served" and self-register
  • Drinking water
  • Picnic tables
  • Fire grates
  • Pit toilets
  • Boat launch
  • Group sites - may be reserved in advance at www.recreation.gov

     


For questions about the campground, please call (435) 587-1504.


Sand Island Campground in AutumnGroup Campsite Reservations: There are two reservable group campsites at Sand Island. Group Site A is located near the boat ramp and features picnic tables, a fire grate, and a shade structure.  The site may be reserved in advance for groups of 10 to 20 people. Group Site B is located in Loop B of the campground and features picnic tables, a fire grate, a shade structure, and a single vault toilet. The site may be reserved in advance for groups of 15 to 40 people. The fee to reserve the group sites per night is $25 plus $4 per person. The group campsites may be reserved as early as 12 months in advance and a minimum of three days prior to your arrival on www.recreation.gov.

Campsites #1 through #5 are no longer reservable as a group site.