Vernal / Dinosaurland KOA Holiday Campground Blog

11 Game-Changing Tent Camping Tips


While some people have it down to a science, tent camping can be quite intimidating if you’re new to it. Get a tent with lousy instructions, for example, and putting it together can be as much fun as assembling IKEA furniture. Even if you are able to pitch your tent without having any major hiccups,...

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Your Guide To Buying a Camping Tent


Are you an outdoor enthusiast looking to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature? Or you and your family wanted to try camping but don’t know where to start? Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. In this guide, we'll walk you through the process of selecting the best tent for your camping adventure...

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5 Tips for Booking the Perfect Campsite


Camping is a timeless summertime staple that transcends generations and provides enduring fun, memories, and experiences for nature-lovers from all walks of life — but if there’s one thing that can throw a wrench in the plans it’s neglecting to properly book the right campsite. Securing the perfect...

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A Local's Guide to Eating in Vernal/Dinosaurland


Vernal and the surrounding Dinosaurland region offer a unique blend of natural wonders and culinary delights. Dinosaurland is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes and paleontological treasures, but its culinary scene is equally captivating. Luckily, there are tons of fantastic restaurants in...

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How to Build a Campfire


After a day spent outside, nothing is as comforting as a warm, crackling campfire.Campfires are the heart of a campsite. People seem to be naturally drawn to them. Whether we come to warm our hands, roast some s’mores, sing a few songs or share stories, a campfire gathers people close together...

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12 Benefits of Camping | Why Camping Is Good for You


Welcome to the wonderful world of camping, where adventure and nature intertwine to create unforgettable experiences! If you've ever wondered about the magic of camping and its impact on your well-being, you're in the right place. In this blog, we'll explore the 12 incredible benefits of camping and...

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3 Activities in Dinosaurland That Don't Involve Dinosaurs


It may surprise you that there is a wide selection of things in Dinosaurland that do not include dinosaurs. The area is a natural wonderland with parks, hiking and bike trails. It is also a place that's rich in cultural history. Take a look at these must-try activities in Vernal / Dinosaurland that...

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Kid-Friendly Things to Do in Vernal, Utah


If you are looking to discover a new landscape with your family, Vernal, Utah, is the place the visit. While you are here, you will step through time as you explore a region dating back centuries. Plus, there is no shortage of kid-friendly things to do, supplying you with an adventure the entire...

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Movie Nights


Join us for Movie Night every Saturday evening (Memorial Day to Labor Day) at 7:30 PM at the Pavilion. Bring your lawn chairs, or stop by the General Store to buy a fancy new one!  Admission is free for registered guests. 

Fall Office Hours


During the Fall Season, we will be working around the campground more frequently to prepare for winter. Our office hours starting 9/12/22 until we close will be Sunday - Friday 8am-11am / 3pm-6pm and Saturday 8am-6pm.We will have staff on site to assist you, should you need help during any other...

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Your Guide to Vacationing in Vernal, Utah


When you want to get away from the city to enjoy a tranquil camping trip, consider staying at Vernal / Dinosaurland KOA Holiday. While vacationing in Vernal, Utah, you will have the chance to see the beautiful mountain views the state boasts as you explore the local area.This guide features some of...

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Tips for Taking Young Kids to Dinosaurland


Dinosaurland is one of the top attractions in Vernal, Utah, offering fun experiences for the entire family. Check out this guide to making the most of your Dinosaurland trip when you have young kids!How to Enjoy Dinosaurland With KidsThe Dinosaurland National Monument is home to a vast collection of...

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7 Unmissable Things to Do in Vernal, Utah


Vernal, Utah, is ranked as one of the coolest small towns in America. The city offers a lot, including fantastic outdoor adventures and stunning museums. Vernal is a playground for both history buffs and outdoor enthusiasts alike. If you're planning a trip to this captivating destination, we've got...

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