Watchman Campground (Zion National Park)

State: Utah

Short Name: Watchman Campground

Address 1: Zion National Park

Open: Open all year

Open all Year: Yes

Number of Sites: 229

Electric: 95

Camp URL:

Full Hook: Yes

National Park: 313

Watchman Campground

Watchman Campground is located ¼ mile from the South Entrance. Tent and electric campsites are available year-round and group campsites are available by reservation from March through October. There are 162 regular sites, 2 handicapped accessible sites and 7 group sites.

Reservations for campsites at Watchman Campground for camping from March 6 through October 24, 2010, may be made 6 months prior to your arrival date online at or by calling 877-444-6777.

Campground Information
Generators are not permitted, but 95 campsites have electrical hookups. Reserve an electric campsite if you need power. There are no full-hookup campsites; a dump station is available for campers. There are 69 campsites that are for tents only. No other types of camping equipment, including camper vans, pop-up campers, or cabover campers, are allowed in the tent only campsites.

-Electric campsites are $18.00 per night.
-Riverside electric campsites are $20.00 per night.
-Tent only campsites are $16.00 per night.
Please note: Owners of an Interagency Senior or Access or a Golden Age or Access Pass receive a 50% discount on camping fees.