Explore the mountains, forests, and a terrific reservoir located in Northeastern Utah.
There are such contrasting terrains in this region that make this recreation area ideal for those who enjoy the outdoors. Take a relaxing swim in the reservoir, go fishing, boating, water skiing, or even float down the Green River below the Flaming Gorge dam. Flaming Gorge is known for its lake trout, so bring your fishing gear to see if you can catch a big one. People have been known to catch 30 to 50-pound trout here over the years.
This recreation area is open year-round and has various wildlife, including moose, elk, antelope, bighorn sheep, and wild horses. If you want to stay for a camping trip, feel free to reserve one of their hundreds of campsites. There are countless things to do at Flaming Gorge. It is truly a gorgeous place full of scenic sights. For the most part, it is not overrun with visitors, so you can expect to find the quiet and peaceful surroundings of nature when you come.