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Scofield State Park
SCOFIELD STATE PARK
SCOFIELD STATE PARK
PO Box 1343
Huntington, Utah   84528

Phone: 435-448-9449
Toll Free: 877-887-2757
Reservations: 800-322-3770
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Scofield State Park
'Fishing at Sunset'
© Scott M. Jarvie

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Scofield State Park
© Scott M. Jarvie

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Scofield State Park
© Scott M. Jarvie

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Scofield State Park
© Scott M. Jarvie

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Scofield is both a summer and winter recreation delight. It is situated 7,600 feet above sea level in the Manti-LaSal Mountains of the Wasatch Plateau. The 2,800-acre lake offers excellent boating and year-round fishing. During winter months, the area serves as a base for snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in spectacular mountains surrounding the park. <P>Scofield State Park is off U.S. Highway 6, just 10 miles southwest on State Route 96. Three state-owned facilities are available for recreationists. Mountain View, located six miles north of Scofield, offers a 34-unit campground, modern rest rooms, hot showers, fish cleaning and sanitary disposal stations, day-use area, and boat launching ramp. Madsen Bay, located on the north end of the reservoir, is a popular area for groups and family reunions. Facilities include a 40-unit campground, modern rest rooms, fish cleaning and sanitary disposal stations, boat ramp and parking. Lakeside day-use area offers modern rest rooms, group-use pavilion and a fishing platform for the disabled.
History of the Area
Settlers came to Pleasant Valley in the 1870s because of large tracts of grazing land. Scofield was named after General Charles W. Scofield, a timber contractor who became president of the state's first coal mining company. Mining peaked in the early 1920s when Scofield had 12 stores, 13 saloons, four large hotels, a post office, and a population of more than 6,000 residents. Today, less than 100 reside in the town.
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July 15 Good fishing by wlkjl
Seine for minnows off the dock, then go fishing in a boat, or just fish off the rocks. Both great. Nice and cool at 7600 feet. No open fires.


Area Accommodations (over 15 miles away)
The Osborne Inn - Spring City, UTBBs / Inns
Located in the midst of Spring City, a National Historic District with over 50 historic homes. Each of our four charming guest rooms offer a private bath three include a jetted tub and gas fireplace.
Web Site: osborneinn.com
26.9 miles from park*
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Directions
Take I-15 south to the Price - Manti Exit. Go east on SR6 approximately 6 miles from Soldier Summit; turn right at railroad crossing on SR96. Ten miles to park.

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Scofield State Park
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