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Taylor Fork

Saturday, December 23, 2023

Other Names

Cedar Hollow ATV Trail, Shingle Creek ATV Campground, Uinta Wasatch Cache National Forest, Kamas Ranger District, Rileys Canyon, Beaver Creek, Castle Peak, Lower Provo River

Last Known StatusOpen

This popular trail system consists of two designated loops, the Cedar Loop and Beaver Creek. Both Taylor Forks and Shingle Creek Campground offer direct access to the ATV trails. There are no RV hookups but Shingle Creek Campground has potable water. The best time to visit is late summer.

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Permit RequiredYesUT OHV Sticker
Dates OpenJune - October
Other ATV Stickers AcceptedNoNon-residents must purchase a non-resident OHV permit.
Spark ArrestorYesA spark arresting exhaust silencer or end cap is required for all vehicles.
Noise LimitYes
Whip FlagsNot Required
Maximum Vehicle WidthYes (50 inches)
Allow Dirt Bikes, Trail Bikes and Motorcycles Motorcycles & Dirt BikesPermitted
Allow All Terrain Vehicles / Quads / Four Wheelers ATVsPermitted(maximum width 50 inches)
Allow Utility Terrain Vehicles, Side by Sides (SXS), RZR UTV & SXSPermitted(maximum width 50 inches)
Allow 4x4 Jeeps, SUVs and 4 x 4 Trucks with License Plates SUVs & Jeeps (registered)Prohibited
Dune Buggy & Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
2 Stroke EnginesNo Restriction
Camping / Overnight RV Parking CampingSome Areas(camp in developed sites only)
Campfire Restrictions CampfiresSome Areas(permitted in developed campsites only)
Night RidingUnknown
Trail BlazingProhibitedvehicles must stay on trail
Rule Enforcement


AreaMotorized Trails
LandNational Forest


Tent: $12.00
RV: $12.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00
Taylor Fork Campground Fee - $12/night; Shingle Creek Campground - $14/night


Our RatingRatingVery Good
Recommended Stay1-2 Days
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Nearest CityHeber City, UT
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Trail MapGo To Trail Map
From: Salt Lake City, UT
1) Take I-80 east to exit 148
2) Merge onto US-40 south, continue to exit 4
3) Turn left (east) off the exit ramp onto SR-248, continue 11.4 miles
4) Turn left (north) onto SR-32/Main Street, continue .2 miles
5) Turn right (east) onto SR-150, continue about 10 miles
6) Campground entrance is on the right (south).


Contact InfoUinta Wasatch Cache National Forest - Kamas Ranger District
50 E. Center Street
Kamas, UT 84036
(435) 783-4338
Contact InfoUtah State Parks OHV Education Office
1594 W North Temple, Suite 116
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
(800) 648-7433


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Taylor Fork Trail

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Miles Of Trail25
Climate TypeForest
Elevation7350 to 8500 ft.
Trail MaintenanceMarked, Not Rated, Lightly Maintained
Loose DirtThis trail has little loose dirt.Little
Hard PackThe trail has mostly hard pack terrain.Mostly
SandThis trail has no sandy areas.None
MudThe trail has little mud after it rains.Little
DustThe trail has little dust on typical days.Little
RocksThis trail has some rocks.Some
TreesThe trail has almost all trees.All
Steep HillsThis trail has some steep hills.Some
Small JumpsThis trail has no small jumps.None
Large JumpsThis trail has no large jumps.None
BermsThe trail has few berms.Few
Sand/Gravel PitsThis national forest has no sand or gravel pits.None
Single TrackThis national forest has no single track trails.None
RoadsThis national forest has few roads.Few
ShadeThis national forest has many shaded areas.Many
HazardsThis trail has few hazards.Few(hazards assumed marked but use caution)
Easy Terrain NoviceThis trail has little beginner terrain.Little
Moderate Terrain AmateurThis trail has mostly intermediate level terrain.Mostly
Difficult Terrain ExpertThis trail has some expert terrain.Some


Gasoline Gasoline5-20 Miles (W)7-11 (435) 783-4359
Diesel Diesel5-20 Miles (W)7-11 (435) 783-4359
Potable Water WaterOn SiteShingle Creek Campground (435) 783-4338
RV Hookups RV Hookup20-30 Miles (SW)Knotty Pine Resort (435) 783-4349
RV Dump Station RV Disposal20-30 Miles (SW)Knotty Pine Resort (435) 783-4349
Primitive Camping CampgroundOn SiteTaylor Fork and Shingle Creek Campground (435) 783-4338
Convenience Store Conv Store5-20 Miles (W)7-11 (435) 783-4359
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