Physical Address: Gunlock Road, Gunlock, UT 84733
Phone: (435) 680-0715



The Gunlock Reservoir was opened to the public in 1970 as a state park for irrigation and flood control. With a mild winter climate, Gunlock State Park can be visited all year long and is surrounded by the red sandstone and lava rock mountains, which makes for beautiful scenery while you enjoy boating, camping, and fishing. It is a favorite in Southern Utah and while you’re driving to the park you are on what used to be the Old Spanish Trail that was used from Sante Fe, New Mexico to Los Angeles from the 1820’s until after 1849 when a shorter route was taken to the gold fields.

  • Hours

    1:00 PM to 9:00 PM Daily

  • Cost

    Purchase your Parks Pass

    Entrance Fees
    $7 for day-use, including use of watercraft launches
    $4 per day use for Seniors 62+
    $75 annual pass (can be purchased at the park during boat ramp hours posted above).
    $35 Senior Adventure (annual) Pass (can be purchased at the park during boat ramp hours posted above.)

    Camping Fees
    A primitive campground with 5 sites is available – vault toilets, no potable water.
    Camping fee is $13 per site.  Camping is allowed on beaches. The camping fee is $13.00 per vehicle.



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