Simpson Springs Campground

Simpson Springs Campground

The Simpson Springs Campground location is in Salt Lake City, Utah
84116. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Simpson Springs Campground facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

491 N. John Glenn Rd

Salt Lake City

Phone number


Campground information Salt Lake City, Utah


Simpson Springs Campground provides 20 campsites. The campground is situated on the eastern edge of Utah’s West Desert near the historic Simpson Springs station on the Pony Express National Historic Trail. Simpson Springs was the site of a significant Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp in the late 1930s and early 1940s, just prior to the establishment of the US Army Dugway Proving Grounds during World War II.


Hiking, picnicking, OHV riding, mountian biking, horseback riding, wildlife viewing, scenic backcountry byway, Pony Express National Historic Trail. 


Potable water (seasonally) and pit toilets.

Natural Features

Campground is along the Pony Express National Historic Trail.


For facility specific information, please call (801) 320-8300.

Nearby Attractions

Historic Pony Express National Historic Trail site and visitor interpretation. 

Frequently Asked Questions About 491 N. John Glenn Rd Salt Lake City, UT

How do I make a reservation with Simpson Springs Campground?

To make reservations at Simpson Springs Campground, you can call the office at 801-977-4300.

Year round $15.00 per site

Where is Simpson Springs Campground located?

The Simpson Springs Campground is located at 491 N. John Glenn Rd in Salt Lake City,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Simpson Springs Campground have tent or RV camping?

Simpson Springs Campground offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 801-977-4300 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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