It’s no secret that Utah is chock full of gorgeous sights and natural wonders. Camping is one of the best ways to surround yourself with Utah’s natural beauty, and there’s almost no end to the number of gorgeous campgrounds around the state. But contrary to popular belief, there are plenty of places to choose from even outside our iconic national parks, including state parks and beyond. Here are some of our favorite camping spots in Utah.

What do you think are the prettiest camping spots in Utah?

Not all of the best campgrounds in Utah are just for tents and RVs. Utah has plenty of glamping options as well!

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How many state parks does Utah have?

Utah has 43 state parks and five national parks, each boasting otherworldly natural beauty and sights unlike anywhere else in the country.

What are the best places to visit in Utah?

The Beehive State is renowned for its larger-than-life geological wonders and diverse scenery, so it's fitting that many of the best places to visit in Utah can be found within the state's most iconic landscapes. Of course, such beauty can be found in every corner of the state, but Utah is most notably said to be home to the "Mighty Five" National Parks:

  • Zion National Park
  • Bryce Canyon National Park
  • Canyonlands National Park
  • Arches National Park
  • Capitol Reef National Park


Beyond Utah's stunning national parks, however, there are a multitude of other natural wonders, lakes, byways, and monuments to see throughout the state, as well as man-made attractions and under-the-radar destinations. Here are just a few beautiful places to see  and explore in Utah:



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