Canyonlands Needles Outpost

The Needles Outpost opened for business on March 1, 2017. The Outpost is currently looking for someone to help run the store a few days each week. Interested parties should call Bryon Walston at 435-260-1699.
This property will be offered for sale at public auction on May 24, 2017. For those parties or individuals interested in purchasing the Needles Outpost please visit or click here for more information.
Additional information can be found in this PDF.

Canyonlands Needles Outpost is a campground at the entrance of the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park in southeast Utah. The Needles Outpost combines the fun of rustic camping spots with a few modern conveniences. The Needles Outpost can accommodate both RVs and tents. Services include Gasoline, General store, a private safe campground with flush toilets and showers. Visitors staying with us will be put to bed to warm desert sounds and will wake up to a symphony of natural morning lights shining on the Needles of Canyonlands National Park.


Needles Outpost has the following:

  • Friendly New Management
  • Store and Unleaded Gas Station
  • Campground with Flush Toilets and Showers
  • Solar Powered Store
  • Ice


Outpost Store

The store is fully stocked and is open from 9am to 6pm.

The store and bathhouse runs off of solar power.

When staying with us please help us conserve power and water.

The Needles Outpost campground features a beautiful unique landscape and is right next to the park.

Visitors will wake up looking at the Needles of Canyonlands.


Please use the following E-Mail or Phone number to reach the Needles Outpost, or to make campground reservations:

  • Communications are through satellite internet. To reach them by phone you can call them at the following number:
    • (435) 260-1699
    • Please be aware due to the remoteness of the site there may be a delay in voice over phone.


After June 1, 2017 all reservations may be cancelled due to a change in management and/or online reservation services. However, all cancellations will be fully refunded. We appreciate your patience as we work through this transition.