If you’re looking for amazing destinations to add to your bucket list, check out our must-see list of Utah State Parks!
Usually the National Parks are the most popular places to visit in Utah. But you’ll find unique and stunning landscapes and a variety of outdoor activities at these State Parks in Utah, without the crowds of the National Parks.
Below you’ll find a list of helpful resources like travel guides for visiting the State Parks in Utah, packing checklists, and more to help you plan your trip!
Some of the links on this site are affiliate links, meaning if you book or buy something through one of these links, we may earn a small commission – at no extra cost to you! Read the full Disclosure Policy.
Utah State Park Packing List
You can use the National Park Packing Lists for all the State Parks in Utah!
- b hiking shoes and Oboz hiking shoes
- Darn Tough hiking socks
- Lots of Water – carry a hydration pack or a refillable water bottle in your backpack
- Healthy food that’s portable and filling!
- Columbia fleece jacket
- Wicking, quick-drying clothing
- Lip balm with UV protection
- Sun protection – sunscreen (even in the winter) and a sunhat
- UV sunglasses are good for summer and winter
- Travel hand sanitizer
- Flashlight or headlamp
- Utah hiking maps and guides
- Utah travel guide books and maps
- First aid kit
- Insect repellent
- Camera gear – DOWNLOAD the free checklist!
List of Utah State Parks to Add to Your Bucket List
Click to read all about visiting each park in Utah: services available, things to do, places to stay and more!
Anasazi – Anasazi State Park Museum
Antelope Island – Things to do at Antelope Island
Bear Lake – Things to do at Bear Lake State Park
Coral Pink Sand Dunes – Visiting Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park
Dead Horse Point – Dead Horse Point State Park
Deer Creek – Things to Do at Deer Creek State Park
Edge of the Cedars – Visiting Edge of the Cedars State Park
Escalante Petrified Forest – Escalante Petrified Forest State Park
Goblin Valley – Visiting Goblin Valley State Park
Goosenecks – Visit Goosenecks State Park
Great Salt Lake – Things to do at Great Salt Lake State Park
Kodachrome – Visiting Kodachrome Basin State Park
Sand Hollow – Things to Do at Sand Hollow State Park
Snow Canyon – Things to Do at Snow Canyon State Park
This Is The Place – Visiting This Is The Place Heritage Park
Utah Lake – Things to do at Utah Lake State Park