Granite Flat Campground: American Fork Canyon, $16/night, drinking water, RV sites, group sites, shady, lots of trees, clean restrooms, less than 1 mile from Tibble Fork Reservoir, a non motorized reservoir, great for canoeing, kayaking or fishing
Affleck Park, Approx. 15 minutes from mouth of Parleys Canyon (near Mtn Dell & East Canyon area), bring your own water, more private and quiet due to the lack of water on site, family oriented, $15/night, must reserve online, no cell phone coverage, clean bathrooms, shady campsites w/ lots of trees and quiet stream, no utility hookups, clean restrooms, fire pit, Just 2 miles from Little Dell Reservoir, a non motorized reservoir, great for canoeing, kayaking or fishing
Wasatch Mountain State Park, Midway, Heber area, Modern restrooms w/ hot showers, utility hookups, less than 1 hour from SLC, Just a few miles from Deer Creek Reservoir, a motorized reservoir, great for boating, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, etc., $20/night for tent camping
FREE UTAH STATE PARK DAY PASSES! Check out the parks before you spend the night! $2 off overnight Camping or FREE day pass! Some restrictions apply, see any SL County Library for details.
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Great Camping Books:
Southwest Camping Destinations: RV and Car Camping Destinations in Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah (Camping Destinations series) by Mike Church and Terri Church (Nov 1, 2008)
Roughing It Easy : A Unique Ideabook for Camping and Cooking by Dian Thomas (Paperback - Jun 1994)