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Bear Lake State Park

940 N Bear Lake Blvd, Garden City, UT 84028
+1 435-946-3343
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Love this place.

Rented a boat and played on the lake all day. This lake is massive and you feel like you are but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
Amazing and beautiful

Great campground. Hookup or non hookup sites available. Group area available for large families... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michelle B
West Valley City, Utah
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Scenic lake stretching 20 miles along the Idaho border.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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940 N Bear Lake Blvd, Garden City, UT 84028
+1 435-946-3343
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Rented a boat and played on the lake all day. This lake is massive and you feel like you are but yourself. They have great shore lines for families to stop and play.

Thank Holtsinlondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great campground. Hookup or non hookup sites available. Group area available for large families. Just walk down the path to the lake. Large sandy beach, family friendly, waterskiing, boating, fishing and more!

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the scenic route from SLC to Jackson Hole via Logan and Garden City. Worth the extra time it takes as compared to the I-15 highway option. Bear lake view from the mountain top is amazing. Make sure u stop at the Best Raspberry Shakes...More

Thank CamperHamper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice beach with nice facilities. You pay a small entry fee to get in. The water is cool but clean, nice and refreshing. You can find some nice restaurants in the vicinity.

Thank 57Klas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had 20 people and one boat for water skiing. While some were boating, the rest played on the beach. There were plenty of picnic tables and several shade trees. The beach itself is a coarse sand with many small branches and driftwood... not the...More

Thank themissjulie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bear Lake is a natural freshwater lake on the Utah-Idaho border in the Western United States. This stunning lake is around 109 square miles (280 km2) in size. Its Utah portion comprises the second-largest natural freshwater lake in Utah, after Utah Lake. This beauteous lake has been called the "Caribbean of the Rockies" for its...More

1  Thank Helen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're wanting a sandy beach- this is NOT the place to go, this is more of a pebble beach, but the boat rentals make this place a fun place. The staff is nice as well.

Thank 3Christine1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view was spectacular, but you couldn't really appreciate the lake itself when you finally got up close to it.

Thank footprof
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Bear Lake, located in northeastern Utah and southeastern Idaho is a large, beautiful lake that is incredibly clear and seems to be growing in popularity. Located in the small town of Garden City, UT, the State Park offers access to the lake, a small marina...More

1  Thank CMN14
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Bear Lake is one of those places that you have to see to believe. It's huge, it's nestled around mountains, and it's as blue as the Caribbean. Oh, and it has beaches. This place is quite popular in the summer time, especially July and August...More

1  Thank Tony A
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Donna M
8 February 2017|
Response from Bob K | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at KOA Garden city. Lots of shade and activities but wouldn't say beauty. It was very clean and well kept and convenient to the city.
13 August 2016|
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Response from Bob K | Reviewed this property |
We saw dogs on the beach on the south end of the lake but they are not allowed on North Beach In the state park.