Steinaker Reservoir

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Steinaker Reservoir


(801) 379-1071

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Flows of Ashley Creek are regulated by Steinaker Dam, Central Utah Project, Vernal Unit, constructed offstream in Steinaker Draw about 3.5 miles north of Vernal, Utah.Recreation management at Steinaker Reservoir is performed by the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The park headquarters can be reached at (435) 789-4432 or by e-mail at [email protected]. Situated north of Vernal, at 5,520-foot elevation in an open setting, with shade trees on the shoreline and an 800-acre surface area. The recreation season is April through October with high use. Available fish species include rainbow trout and largemouth bass. Reservations accepted for certain campsites. Fees charged. Steinaker Reservoir U.S. Geological Service map covers the area.

Map of Steinaker Reservoir

Latitude, Longitude: 40.518541, -109.536622



  • Boating

    Boating available during summer months. Check for conditions.

  • Bicycling

    Please contact park services for more information.

  • Camping

    Camping is available.

  • Fishing

    Seasonal fishing available. Check for conditions.

    Ice fishing is also permitted.

  • Hiking

    Hiking trails available.

  • Picnicking

    Picnic sites available.

  • RVing

    RVs permitted at certain camp sites.

  • Water Sports

    Swimming and boating available.

  • Winter Sports

    Ice fishing is permitted. Check for conditions.



All-weather access. From Vernal, Utah, 7 miles north on U.S. 191.

Phone Numbers


(801) 379-1071