Merchant Valley: Approximately 16 miles due east of Beaver. Take Scenic Byway U-153 to the junction of Merchant Creek and Three Creeks to gain access to the area. Elevation: 8,800 ft. Lake fishing is permitted at the Merchant Valley Dam.
No facilities – camping designated as “dispersed”
(camps, tents, and RVs permitted only in established sites)
Elk Meadows Ski and Summer ResortWith its central Utah location, Elk Meadows offers uncrowded slopes and a variety of winter and summer activities not far from the five national parks and monuments. Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park are within only a couple hours drive of Elk Meadows, which make it a greatdestination during all seasons. Skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, and tubing are some of the popular winter pastimes. In summer, guests enjoy mountain biking, horseback riding, ATVing, fishing, hang gliding and more. Slope-side lodging and dining as well as rentals are available.