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Bear Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (208)-847-1757 Email: Rob_Bundy@fws.gov Distance: 2.79 miles

Bear Lake Refuge is located in southeast Idaho, seven miles south of Montpelier. Surrounded by mountains, it lies in Bear Lake Valley at an elevation ranging from 5,925 feet on the marsh to 6,800 feet on the rocky slopes of Merkley Mountain. The refuge office is located in Montpelier. The 19,000 acre refuge is comprised mainly of a bulrush marsh, open water, and flooded meadows of sedges, rushe...

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Pine Creek Ski Area National Park

1 Activites Phone: (307)-828-4500 Email: Kemmerer_WYMail@blm.gov Distance: 29.56 miles

This ski area offers skiers a 1200' vertical rise from the Star Valley floor. There is a chairlift and a tow rope. Instructional programs and rentals are available during the winter. This mountain is at the southern end of the Tunp Range.

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Cokeville Meadows National Wildlife Refuge Park

Email: seedskadee@fws.gov Distance: 30.90 miles

Cokeville Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), located south of Cokeville, Wyoming, is centered on a 20-mile stretch of the Bear River and its associated wetlands and uplands. The Refuge was established in 1993. Wetlands within the acquisition area provide excellent habitat for a variety of migratory and resident wildlife species. The Refuge supports one of the highest densities of nestin...

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Mount Naomi Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 34.57 miles

The Mount Naomi Wilderness now contains a total of 44,523 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Utah. In 1984 the Mount Naomi Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Oxford Slough Waterfowl Production Area National Park

2 Activites Phone: (208)-847-1757 Email: Rob_Bundy@fws.gov Distance: 35.06 miles

Oxford Slough Waterfowl Production Area is in Franklin and Bannock counties on the edge of Oxford in southeast Idaho. It was purchased to protect redhead nesting habitat. The area is largely hardstem bulrush marsh, interspersed with open water and surrounded by areas of playa, saltgrass flats, native wet meadow, and some cropland. The lower areas have visible alkali deposits. The marsh is fed ...

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Fossil Butte National Monument Park

Rank: 332 5 Activites Email: marcia_fagnant@nps.gov Distance: 42.13 miles

Some of the world's best preserved fossils are found in the flat-topped ridges of southwestern Wyoming's cold sagebrush desert. Fossilized fishes, insects, plants, reptiles, birds, and mammals are exceptional for their abundance, variety, and detail of preservation. Most remarkable is the story they tell of ancient life in a sub-tropical landscape.

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Newton Reservoir National Park

4 Activites Phone: (801)-379-1000 Distance: 42.85 miles

Newton Reservoir is formed by Newton Dam, Newton Project, on Clarkston Creek. on Clarkston Creek. Recreation at Newton Reservoir is directly managed by the Bureau of Reclamation. The recreation area is situated in an open setting with shoreline trees consisting of cottonwoods and willows, The reservoir is located north of Newton, Utah at the 4,770-foot elevation. The reservoir has a surface ar...

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Grays Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-574-2755 Email: Aaron_Drew@fws.gov Distance: 51.22 miles

Grays Lake National Wildlife Refuge is the largest hardstem bulrush marsh in North America. Located in a high mountain valley near Soda Springs in southeastern Idaho, the refuge and surrounding mountains offer incredible scenic vistas, wildflowers, and fall foliage displays. Lands adjacent to the 19,400-acre refuge are primarily wet meadows and grasslands. Grays Lake Refuge provides breeding habit...

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Blackfoot River National Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-478-6340 Email: BLM_ID_PocatelloOffice@blm.gov Distance: 51.46 miles

There five primitive campgrounds along the Blackfoot River management by the Bureau of Land Management - Pocatello Field Office. The campgrounds are as follows: Sagehen Flats, Cutthroat Trout, Graves Creek, Morgans Bridge, and Trail Creek Bridge. Nesting golden eagles, prairie falcons, red-tailed hawks, and great horned owls inhabit the cliffs of this steep canyon. Outside the canyon, upland gam...

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Hawkins Reservoir Campground National Park

5 Activites Phone: (208)-478-6340 Email: BLM_ID_PocatelloOffice@blm.gov Distance: 52.60 miles

10 developed campsites with shelters, picnic tables and fire rings. There is also a boat ramp/dock, ADA accessible day-use area with picnic table, vaulted toilets, and trash collection. Pets must be on leash at all times, 14 day camping limit within a 28 day period, No ATV/UTV riding allowed in campground, Fire in fire rings only, No garbage collection- pack it in / pack it out, No Shooting o...

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Hyrum Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (435)-245-6866 Email: parkcomment@utah.gov Distance: 54.08 miles

Hyrum Dam and Reservoir, Hyrum Project, are on the Little Bear River near Hyrum, Utah about 30 miles northeast of Ogden. Hyrum Dam is a rolled earthfill structure 116 feet high.. Recreation at Hyrum Reservoir is managed by the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The reservoir is adjacent to Hyrum City, at the 4,670-foot elevation, with a 480-acre w...

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Wellsville Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 56.99 miles

The Wellsville Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 20,988 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Utah. In 1984 the Wellsville Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In ...

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Names Hill National Park

3 Activites Phone: (307)-367-5300 Email: mhudson@blm.gov Distance: 59.66 miles

This site is part of a popular shortcut, the Lander Cutoff, between the South Pass and the Snake River valleys. Over 13,000 emigrants used this route in 1859, the first year it was open. Many of them carved their names onto the "register" of the route, Names Hill, as they rested by the river after a dry walk from the Big Sandy River. The most famous name on the register is that of trapper Jim Brid...

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Fontenelle Creek Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (307)-828-4500 Email: wmierzej@blm.gov Distance: 62.48 miles

This campground is on the shores of Fontenelle Reservoir, created when the Green River was dammed. The area contains fishing and water sports within spectacular badlands. There are several historic sites from the trapping days and the western migration, like Holden Hill and Names Hill. This is a fee site with 55 campsites with toilets, pic areas, boat ramp, fishing access, fish cleaning station, ...

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Caribou-Targhee National Forest Park

12 Activites Email: lballard@fs.fed.us Distance: 65.47 miles

The Caribou-Targhee National Forest boasts rugged mountains, fertile valleys, rivers, varied wildlife, campgrounds, wilderness, adventure, solitude and scenery enough to saturate your aesthetic cravings.A National Forest is more than trees and camping, hiking, fishing and hunting. You can enjoy the magnificence of the mountains; the serenity of the wilderness; the miracles of spring flowers, baby ...

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Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge National Park

5 Activites Phone: (435)-723-5887 Email: bearriver@fws.gov Distance: 66.60 miles

Historically, the marshes of Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge have been an oasis of water for waterfowl and shorebirds surrounded by arid desert lands. As a key part of the Great Salt Lake ecosystem, the Refuge provides habitat for more than 200 species of birds making it a popular birding hotspot in northern Utah. In spring, summer, and fall, visitors can view American avocets, black-necked sti...

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Fontenelle Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (801)-379-1000 Distance: 68.27 miles

Fontenelle Dam, Powerplant, and Reservoir, Seedskadee Project, are located on the Green River 24 miles southeast of La Barge, Wyoming. The reservoir has a surface area of 8,000 acres. The lake is 20 miles long when full and has a shoreline of about 56 miles. Recreation management at Fontenelle Reservoir is performed by the Bureau of Land Management under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation....

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Palisades Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (208)-523-1412 Distance: 71.55 miles

Palisades Reservoir is formed by Palisades Dam, which is a major feature on the Palisades Project. Recreation on this 25 square mile (16,100-acre) reservoir with 70 miles of limited access shoreline is administered by the Caribou-Targhee National Forest. Located in scenic southeast Idaho and west-central Wyoming, east of Idaho Falls. Palisades' fish species include cutthroat and brown trout, kok...

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Willard Bay Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (435)-734-9494 Email: parkcomment@utah.gov Distance: 74.60 miles

Willard Bay Reservoir is formed by Arthur V. Watkins Dam, which is a feature of the Weber Basin Project. Recreation management at Willard Bay is performed by the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The recreation area is located 10 miles north of Ogden, Utah of an elevation of about 4,220 feet. The reservoir has a surface area of approximately 9,2...

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Golden Spike National Historic Site

Rank: 281 6 Activites Email: gosp_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 78.16 miles

May 10, 1869 the Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. Golden Spike National Historic Site shares the stories of the people and settings that define the completion of the first Transcontinental Railroad.

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Upper Green River Recreation Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (307)-367-5300 Email: Pinedale_WYMail@blm.gov Distance: 79.44 miles

This section of the Green River is popular with wildlife enthusiasts who enjoy the many species of birds and small mammals who make this area their home. Elk and mule deer frequent the area, and kokanee salmon and trout inhabit the waters. This is cattle country- in the June, cowboys round up the thousands of cattle which graze in the area through the winter, and herd them together in what is call...

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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: uwc_info@fs.fed.us Distance: 81.42 miles

Most National Forest System lands are open, free of charge for your use and enjoyment. Entrance and user fees may be charged at some areas. Some of the areas are operated by private concessionaires under special use permits issued by the Forest Service. Please practice Safety and Leave No Trace to make your visit safe and enjoyable while protecting resources we all enjoy.Click here for a list of c...

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Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Email: seedskadee@fws.gov Distance: 82.25 miles

Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located in southwestern Wyoming. The name Seedskadee originated from the Shoshone Indian word "Sisk-a-dee-agie" meaning "river of the prairie hen." The 26,400-acre Refuge protects a mosaic of riparian, wetland, and upland shrub habitats along 36 miles of the Green River. The river is an oasis that bisects the vast high desert sagebrush plains of southwe...

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Ririe Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (208)-539-1350 Distance: 83.76 miles

Ririe Reservoir is formed by Ririe Dam which is a major feature on the Ririe Project . Ririe Reservoir is administered by the Bonneville County Parks & Recreation Department. Access to this 1,500-acre reservoir with 32 miles of shoreline is fair to good. Fishing season runs from late May through November. Available species include rainbow, brown, and cutthroat trout. Reservoir acre feet and t...

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Hell's Half Acre Lava Flow National Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-524-7500 Email: id_upper_snake_fo@blm.gov Distance: 83.80 miles

Visitors who take the time to walk through this approximately 4,000-year-old lava flow can learn how it was created and how plants and animals have managed to adapt to this harsh environment. Interpretive signs are located along the trails.

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