Description: Nearly 36,000 acres of sand dunes, hills, and mud flats located in the Great Salt Lake Desert make a perfect OHV play area, and Knolls is less than two hours away from Salt Lake City. Tons of off-road fun is waiting, but stay within the boundaries – the Knolls OHV area does border a bombing range. Toilet facilities are available but there is no water. There is also an entrance fee.
Elevation: 4200 feet.
Activities Available: OHV/ATV play area; dispersed camping (no picnic tables or fire rings).
Amenities: Parking/staging areas; vault toilets.
Regulations: Fire pans required. Bury your ashes. No glass bottles outside vehicles. No target shooting. No trash pick up, carry it out.
Location and Directions: Located south of I-80, 80 miles west of Salt Lake City. Take Exit 41 and follow signs to Knolls OHV Area.
Open: Year round.
Cost: Camping/Day use fee: $6 per passenger vehicle, tow vehicle, or self-contained RV; trailers do not require an additional permit; Annual Pass available for $40, contact BLM Salt Lake Field Office, phone: 801-977-4300.