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Spokane Valley, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

We were advised to stay here while visiting Moab when we couldn't find a campground anywhere else. We were told it hardly fills up, but we got the last spot for the night! The sites were large and semi-private. The pit toilets were very clean. Being up at a high elevation meant we had a constant breeze and I didn't... More 

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San Dimas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Great spot to stay! We went with our two little ones hiking at Zion! Scenery is one of the most beautiful places we have ever seen in our lives. Views are breathtaking!! Gets pretty hot hot hot tho! We had a trailer, thank goodness AC!!! This wasn't our first trip here!! It's a must go at LEAST once.....

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were in the Moab area on a weekday a few days after Labor Day to go mountain biking at Dead Horse Point State Park. We assumed "high season" was over and had not made a reservation at the park; the state park was full and the ranger at the entrance station encouraged us to check out Horsethief Campground. I'm... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Well spaced sites with basic facilities (fire pit and bench/table). Great views over the plain, choose your site heading to sunset. Quite centrally located if you want to explore Canyonlands and Dead Horse Point. Good value and fair price. Very friendly staff.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

If you haven't made reservations somewhere , this is probably your best bet. This is a basic BLM campground but was pleasant place to stay for four days while we explored Canyonlands and visited Moab. We had stayed in a commercial camp-site just south of Moab and should have gone straight to Horsethief in hindsight! It is very difficult to... More 

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Layton, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed at this campground for two nights and enjoyed the solitude from the hustle and bustle. No water or hookups but sites are nice and spacious. Each site does have a picnic table and a fire pit. The sites are relatively level. If you are going to hike in the area, you will be driving. The hiking trail and... More 

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Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

A group of friends camped here for our weekend trip to Moab. We knew that a lot of camping sites would be full, even when we were arriving mid-day on a Thursday. We were right. Horsethief Campground was a pleasant surprise. It is bare bones, very clean vault toilets, some running water and a little bit of a drive to... More 

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Fort Bragg, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

We had wanted to camp at Dead Horse State Park but it was by reservation only and all sold out! Bummer...So we checked out the close by BLM campgrounds.."Cowboy Camp" was just a little (husbands opinion) too rustic....My opinion. Way too rustic! So we ended up at "Horsethief Campground"...We thought $15.00 nightly for no water, pit toilets only, and trash... More 

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Address: Highway 313, Moab, UT
Location: United States > Utah > Moab
Number of rooms: 60
Also Known As:
Horsethief Campground Moab, Utah
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