North of Salt Lake City Hotels



Fort Buenaventura

At a Glance


  • a quiet refuge just over the tracks and river from downtown
  • less commercialized and more spacious than private campgrounds


  • don't be surprised if the sound of railcars awakens you

Fort Buenaventura Review

Mature box elder and cottonwood trees provide lots of shade at this downtown campground adjacent to the mountain-man-themed Fort Buenaventura Park. Reservations are essential.

    Hotel Details

  • 11 tent/RV sites.
  • No credit cards.
  • Closed Nov.–Mar.

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