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Sand Hollow Reservoir

Sand Hollow Reservoir inlet
Sand Hollow Reservoir inlet
Local Weather for Sand Hollow


Sand Hollow Reservoir is located just minutes from St. George, Utah in Washington County. It is connected to Quail Creek Reservoir by an underground pipeline, and water can be pumped back and forth between the two sister reservoirs.

Sand Hollow has become a hotspot for largemouth bass and bluegill fishing in the last few years.

Current Conditions:

Last checked for updates: 10/5/2017

Current Conditions

Day-Use: Open 6 am-10 pm
Main Entrance Gate: Open 6 am – 10 pm.  The park gate is closed from 10 pm – 6 am.
Surface: Open
Launch Ramp: Open 6 am- 10 pm
Campground: Open
Water Temp: 81 Degrees 9/07/17
Water Level: Water levels are slowly dropping.  Main launch ramp is open and launching conditions are great; The South side boat ramp is open.  The south ramp is a shallower ramp best suited for jet skis and shallow hulled boats.
Fishing Conditions:  The DWR says the fishing is Good utahfishinginfo.com/dwr/fishingreports.php
Additional Fishing Info:
All Out of State Boats will be inspected/washed.  Please plan accordingly.  Ski/wake boats should have empty tanks/bags and be dry.  Remember all boats, clean, drain and dry.  Help us stop the spread of invasive species.  Invasive species will destroy the waters. 
Fishing has been great in the early mornings and late evening.  Come check it out.  No spear fishing.
Road Conditions: Good
Fire Conditions: Fires allowed in designated campsites only.
Fires are allowed in campground fire rings ONLY. NO FIREWORKS, that includes sparklers, fire crackers and anything that says fireworks.
Other Information: 
Graffiti on the rocks has become a problem again.  This is your park, help us keep it open and beautiful. If you see someone carving in the rocks, please report it.
Primitive camping is open.  Primitive camping will be very limited and possibly closed holiday weekends.
 Park entrance gate closes as 10 pm Utah time. Campers need to be in the park before the gate closes.
 Do not drink and drive
Primitive Camping: Self contained units only.  Water levels are very high which limits the amount of primitive camping areas. There are porta potties and dumpsters available.  The shores are sandy.  If you get stuck you we need to call a tow truck. Park staff can not pull you out of the sand.  We are expecting big crowds for the holiday weekends.
Swimmer’s Itch: Is Active!  
Decontamination is available from 7 -AM and 8- PM Daily.
No glass bottles on the beach or jumping rocks please.  All dogs must be on a leash. Owners of dogs off a leash will be cited.
Last Updated: 9-07-17

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