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Lewis Canyon Campground


Group Camping & Picnicking

Elevation: 6,600 feet

Season: May through September

Use: Moderate

Attractions & Considerations: The Lewis Canyon Campground is open from May 1 through September 30. It is located in a beautiful ponderosa pine setting with a large open field nearby which is suitable for softball or other open field activities. Wild turkeys, elk and deer are often seen nearby.

There is a fee charged for group use. The fees are charged on a 24-hour basis or fraction thereof, and includes a non-refundable reservation fee. Advance reservations can be made through the BIOSPHERE system. Call 1-800-280-CAMP.

The capacity for Lewis Canyon Campground is 150 persons. Picnic tables, fire rings, garbage facilities, vault toilets, along with two barbecue pits, and two sets of horseshoe pits are available for group use. A large backstop for a baseball diamond is located in the open field nearby. Water may be obtained at the Forest Service work center in Pinedale.

Access: Drive to the intersection of State Hwy. 260 and Road 130. Turn south on Road 130 and drive through Pinedale to the U.S. Forest Service work center. Continue south 2.3 miles on Road 130 to Road 130A, which turns right and goes directly to Lewis Canyon Group Campground.

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