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Baker Dam Campground is a campsite located within the Baker Dam Recreation Area, which is nestled in the natural beauty of southwestern Utah, close to the town of St. George. The campground offers a range of outdoor activities, such as fishing, hiking, and wildlife viewing, making it a popular destination for campers and nature enthusiasts.

Location and Access

Baker Dam Campground

  • GPS Coordinates: Typically provided for navigation purposes.
  • Access: The campground can be accessed by a road suitable for most vehicles, details of which can usually be found through a local Department of Transportation or a regional Bureau of Land Management office.

Camping Facilities

Campground Amenities

  • Campsites: Different types of sites like tent sites, RV sites, and possibly group sites, with a limit on the number of vehicles and people per site.
  • Hookups: Information on the availability of electric, water, and sewer hookups for RVs.
  • Drinking Water: Availability of potable water for drinking and cooking.
  • Restrooms: Facilities may include flush toilets or vault toilets.
  • Showers: Presence of shower facilities for campers.
  • Picnic Tables: Each campsite usually comes equipped with a table.
  • Fire Rings/Grills: Designated areas for building fires, either rings or grills.
  • Trash Collection: Information on dumpsters or other trash disposal services.

Recreational Activities

Things to Do

  • Fishing: Availability of fishing opportunities at Baker Dam or nearby water bodies.
  • Hiking: Information on nearby trails for various skill levels.
  • Wildlife Viewing: Tips on the best spots or times for viewing local wildlife.
  • Water Sports: If boating, kayaking, or paddleboarding is permitted in the nearby reservoir or lake.
  • Star Gazing: Opportunities for night sky observation, given the campground's likely low light pollution.

Reservations and Fees

Booking and Costs

  • Advance Booking: Information on how far in advance reservations can be made and through which platform or service.
  • Walk-ups: Availability of first-come, first-served campsites.
  • Fees: A breakdown of camping fees, and any additional charges for extra vehicles, pets, or amenities like using a dump station.
  • Payment Methods: Accepted forms of payment for on-site transactions.

Rules and Safety

Campground Regulations

  • Check-in/out Times: The time campers must check-in and leave the site.
  • Quiet Hours: Enforced times for noise control, usually during night hours.
  • Pets: Rules regarding pets, including leash requirements and areas where they are not allowed.
  • Fire Restrictions: Guidelines for building campfires, which may change due to weather conditions or fire danger.

Safety Information

  • Wildlife Precautions: Best practices for food storage and keeping a safe distance from animals.
  • Weather: Advice on preparing for local weather conditions, including extreme heat or cold, and monsoon season if applicable.
  • Emergency Services: Location of the nearest hospital or contact information for ranger stations or emergency services.

Local Attractions

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Highlighting nearby natural wonders, historical sites, or other points of interest that may attract visitors.
  • Directions and distances to these attractions from the campground.


Final Tips and Suggestions

  • Best times of the year to visit based on weather and campground popularity.
  • Special events or seasonal activities that may enhance the camping experience.

For the most accurate and up-to-date information, it's always best to contact the campground directly or visit the official website, as campground conditions and services can change periodically.

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