Sand Hollow

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Park Guidelines Please observe the following park regulations to ensure everyone’s visit is pleasant. Special Use Permit – A Special Use Permit is required for all special events and commercial or professional filming and photography. Climbing – Climbing on rocks, jumping and/or diving from rocks is hazardous. Do so at your own risk. Glass - No glass bottles or containers on the beaches. Pets – Pets must be leashed and under control at all times. Please clean up after your pet. Quiet Hours – 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Please turn off generators and music. Fires – Campfires are allowed only in designated fire rings. Do not leave fires unattended. Fire restrictions may be in effect. Firearms – The use of firearms, traps or other devices capable of launching a projectile that can immobilize, injure or kill a person or animal, or damage property is prohibited. Contact a park ranger for more information. Fireworks – Explosives, fireworks or firecrackers are prohibited. Plants and Animals – All plants, animals, minerals, and other natural features in state parks are protected. It is unlawful to remove, alter or destroy them. Campsites – Camping is allowed only in designated campsites. Campsite fees cover one vehicle and any attached recreational equipment. There is an extra fee for additional vehicles or camping equipment. Up to eight people are allowed in a campsite. A permit is required for boat camping. Off-Highway Vehicles - OHVs may not be operated on the westside beaches, boat parking lot or Westside Campground. Parking - Park in designated areas only. Vandalism - It is unlawful to mutilate or deface any natural or constructed feature or structure. Your park fees provide for the care, protection and enhancement of this park. Operating Hours: Open year-round 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. No holiday closures. Sand Hollow State Park Park Location: From I-15 take Hurricane Exit 16, then travel five miles east on State Road 9. Turn right on Sand Hollow Road and drive three miles to the park entrance. Address Inquiries To: Sand Hollow State Park 4405 West 3600 South Hurricane, Utah 84737 (435) 680-0715 or Utah State Parks and Recreation P.O. Box 146001 Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6001 (801) 538-7220, (877) UT-PARKS stateparks.utah.gov For Reservations Call: (801) 322-3770 or toll-free (800) 322-3770 Utah State Parks Mission: To enhance the quality of life by preserving and providing natural, cultural and recreational resources for the enjoyment, education and inspiration of this and future generations. Information contained in this brochure was accurate at the time of printing. Policies, facilities, fees, hours and regulations, etc., change as mandated. For updated information please contact the park. The Utah Department of Natural Resources receives federal aid and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin or disability. For information or complaints regarding discrimination, contact Executive Director, Utah Department of Natural Resources, P.O. Box 145610, Salt Lake City, UT 841145610 or Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1801 L Street, NW, Washington DC 20507-001 Printed on recycled paper 05/09 30M Utah State Parks Sand Hollow State Park W ith its warm, blue waters and red sandstone landscape, Sand Hollow State Park provides recreation opportunities for nearly every visitor, from boaters and off-highway vehicle (OHV) riders, to triathletes. Boat and fish on Sand Hollow Reservoir, explore and ride the dunes of Sand Mountain on an OHV, then RV or tent camp in one of the campgrounds. The sprawling 20,000-acre park, which rests mostly on USDI Bureau of Land Management (BLM) land, is one of the most visited destinations in the Utah State Parks system. History C ompleted in April 2003, Sand Hollow Reservoir was created by the Washington County Water Conservancy District as additional water storage for the Quail Creek system. Used as culinary water by cities and towns in southwestern Utah, Sand Hollow Reservoir serves as an important water source in this otherwise hot and arid part of Utah. Camping Sand Mountain w All machines must be currently registered estside Campground offers full-hookups of water, sewer and electricity, barbeques, firepits, tables, and cabanas at each site. Modern restrooms and showers are available. Noncampers can use the Westside Campground showers for $2 per person. ff-highway vehicle riding is allowed on the south and east sides of the reservoir. Sand Mountain, which is accessed by a tunnel located south of the OHV staging area, offers 16,000 acres of prime OHV riding. w Children under age eight may not operate an OHV on public land O W Are You Ready To Ride? w D.O.T. approved helmets required for riders under age 18 and strongly recommended for all riders Sand Pit is the new OHV accessible campground located along the south shore of Sand Hollow Reservoir. The 30-site campground has six sites with water and electrical hook-ups, and five large group sites. Restrooms and showers are available. Primitive camping is available along the east and south shores. Up to eight people are allowed per vehicle/site. Picnic tables and pit toilets are available. This is an undeveloped area. Animals and Reptiles M any species call Sand Hollow home including coyotes, foxes, rabbits, a variety of desert snakes, scorpions and lizards. Be aware of them, they are very aware of you. Collecting animals and reptiles is illegal. w Whip flags required on all OHVs and any registered vehicle driving off road w Operators under age 16 must have adult supervision at all times OHV Education Class: 1-800-OHV-RIDE Sand Hollow State Park N To State Road 9 Westside Campground Obey Boating Laws and Rules w Wakeless speed within 150’ of boats, shore and swimmers w Operators over age eight must have a driver’s license or OHV education certificate Boat Ramp Main Gate Road Closed w Observe ‘No Boat’ and ‘No Wake’ buoys w Personal watercraft (PWC) may operate between sunrise and sunset OHV Training Course w Lifejackets required for children 12 and under Sand Hollow Reservoir Primitive Camping w One lifejacket for each passenger on board w Lifejackets required for all PWC riders Primitive Camping PWC Education Class: 1-800-RIDE-PWC Fishing Limits Blue Gill Limit 50 Bass Limit 6 (with one over 12 inches) South Side Boat Ramp and Future Concession Day Us e Beach Primitive Camping OHV Loading Ramp OHV Staging Area & Access Tunnel Sand Mountain OHV Riding Area 3 Flag Poles Sand Pit Campground To Hurricane

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