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Nice experience

We were just travelling through on our way to the Grand Canyon...so this was basically just a place... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
via mobile
Great Kayaking Spot!

Since I never have drove to Ute Lake before; I just did like most people would do, and follow the... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2017
Hobert B
Amarillo, Texas
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful State Park We were actually camping as Park Host for several months The lake is quite large and very full Due to the October rains that came Fishing has been very good We have seen many boats on the lake from...More

Thank 493kayr
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We have come to Ute Lake every year for several years. It’s a great place for families to go boating, skiing, fishing, tubing, and swimming. Prices are very reasonable and the grounds are kept nice and clean. The locals are friendly and the businesses appreciate...More

Thank tammycc
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Worst experience camping I've EVER had. Hardly any trees for shade, Zia campgrounds not tent friendly stickers and rocks everywhere. Sites are to close to each other. And locals don't hush their barking dogs and leave them unattended. Close to lake not really swimming friendly....More

1  Thank Shelley R
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We were just travelling through on our way to the Grand Canyon...so this was basically just a place to stop and rest for the night after a long day of travel. The reservation and check-in-out process was a breeze since everything was done online. Huge...More

Thank Mons1989
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Beautiful lake all the fishing you would want. Great area nice people good food in areasome nice places to stash

Thank Sheila M
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Since I never have drove to Ute Lake before; I just did like most people would do, and follow the signs, which will take you to main entrance, which was packed with people. But there is a primitive camp site on the southern side that...More

1  Thank Hobert B
Reviewed July 9, 2017

The shower house was absolutely disgusting. Used condoms on the floors it hadn't been cleaned in who knows how long. Filthy. Funny thing was there were cleaning supplies left on the counter. Perhaps we were to clean it ourselves... filthiest place I have ever camped...More

5  Thank therobinetts
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Is Ute Lake for Fishermen/women? - you bet! Is Ute Lake for Water Skiers? - you bet! Campers and RV'er's? - you bet! Hikers and strollers? - you bet! How about S'mores Makers? - Absolutely. AND it's great for "Lake Sitters" too - those are...More

1  Thank Rich D
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Found out about this lake from friends. Now it is our regular retreat. Love that it is quiet, low use and CLEAN water.

1  Thank Vanderbilt P
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in primitive campsite, perfect setting. Great location by the lake. A raging storm briefly pummeled us with rain & lightening then passed just as quickly leaving us with a beautiful sunset. Love coming here. The shower facilities were easy to access and there are...More

2  Thank Maggie M
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September 4, 2017|
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Response from Rich D | Reviewed this property |
The park is set up with sites close to the water but not right in a beach area. I have seen people pitch a tent and park an RV close to the water, but it might be a good idea to discuss your site choice with a park official... More
June 18, 2017|
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Response from Rich D | Reviewed this property |
(Got cut off). Parent supervision is not an option - there are no lifeguards. Would suggest wearing an old pair of sneakers in lake to protect feet from rocks and foreign objects. Bring plenty of sunscreen.