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Utah State Office
Release Date: 02/08/11
Contacts: Lisa Reid , 435-743-3128  

Little Sahara Recreation Area Visitor Center to Re-Open

Fillmore, Utah - The Bureau of Land Management Utah and the Little Sahara Recreation Area would like to inform the public the Willard R. Fulmer Visitor Center is scheduled to re-open on February 13, 2011 and resume winter hours.

The Willard R. Fulmer Visitor Center winter hours are as follows:

 Visitor Center HoursPay Booth


8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Monday:8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed
Thursday:8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed
Friday:8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Saturday:8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Also note that the water supply at the Little Sahara Recreation Area campgrounds is still turned off for the winter.  The water supply will be turned back on by Easter weekend weather permitting. In the interim, visitors traveling to the Little Sahara Recreation Area can get water at the Willard R. Fulmer Visitors Center year-round. 

The 2011 annual passes for Little Sahara Recreation Area are still on sale. The cost of the first vehicle pass is $120.  The second vehicle pass is available for $65. Passes may be purchased at three locations between 8:00 am to 4:00 pm: the Little Sahara Recreation Area, the BLM Fillmore Field Office and BLM Salt Lake Field Office. Gift certificates are also available.  

Fillmore Field Office
95 East 500 North
Fillmore, Utah 84631
Salt Lake Field Office
2370 South 2300 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84119
(801) 977-4300
For more information about Little Sahara Recreation Area, call 435-743-3100 or visit

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Utah State Office   440 West 200 South, Suite 500      SLC, UT 84101-1345  

Last updated: 03-04-2011