Lodging in and around Dutch John, UT
We have several lodging options in the Dutch John area. Five options in the immediate area are listed below. These are located in Dutch John or are within a 10-15 minute drive.
Additionally, Manila, a small town located North of Dutch John, across the Flaming Gorge Reservoir and approximately 30 miles away, has several motels and lodges available as additional options.
Other alternatives for accommodations include the town of Vernal, which is about an hour drive to the South of Dutch John and Green River, WY and Rock Springs, WY which are approximately an hours drive to the North near I-80.
Dutch John Vacation Rental
Stay where the locals stay. Dutch John Vacation Rental is located in the heart of Dutch John where you will find yourself in the company of the Dutch John locals and guides. This newly renovated home is perfect for large groups or longer stays. With 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, kitchen, and laundry its the perfect place to call home while fishing on the Green. The home is located 2 miles from Flaming Gorge Reservoir/Dam and 3 miles to Little Hole.
Red Canyon Lodge
Red Canyon Lodge is situated West of Dutch John on Highway 44, about 14 miles up the mountain from the Dam. The lodge and cabins are located in a spectacular setting, on one of the Green Lakes. With several different types of cabins, they are able to accommodate singles, couples or families. The cabins are built from local logs and are very warm and inviting. Some are equipped with their own kitchen area. Additionally, there are BBQ pits to do some outdoor cooking and a wonderful restaurant, on location, which serves all three meals for your convenience. The beautiful Green Lakes in front of the cabins contain plenty of fish as well as provide a spectacular
Flaming Gorge Lodge
Located only 4 miles up the mountain from the Dam on highway 191, Flaming Gorge Lodge has a full restaurant that is open for all three meals. There are two styles of room accommodations regular motel rooms and larger rooms with kitchen, dinning room, living and a bedroom, we call them the Condos. The lodge is complete, having a store, fly-shop, Gas station, and even some spots for camp trailers.
Trout Creek Flies
Right next to the Rec Service on Highway 191 and the turnoff to Little Hole (one of the few access points to the Green River) on the edge of Dutch John. They have a true Fly Shop, which is one of the most complete near our location. They have a convenience store and also serve a great breakfast, lunch, and dinner. They also have raft and boat rentals for the river.
Spring Creek Ranch
Located 10 miles North of Dutch John just across the Wyoming border and an easy drive on highway 191 from Dutch John is Spring Creek Ranch. The turn off to the Ranch comes after you cross the Wyoming/Utah border and the Browns Park road (where we do many of our trips). The side road to the Ranch is about 2 miles off HWY 191. Naturally, a Ranch like setting with Cabins and motel converted from the bunkhouse, into rooms. Alcohol can be served for dinner or after dinner drinks, a favorite to people who enjoy open range and a lot of wildlife.
Camping in the Flaming Gorge Area
Because of the National Recreation Area there is a multitude of campgrounds. Several of the campgrounds are more convenient to the river, while others are higher elevations for cooler climates. All the campgrounds listed are within a short distance to the river. The Dutch John Area also has BLM land that is open for camping, Free of charge.
Additionally, there are quite a few camping areas along the river from Little Hole downstream. These are made for hike in or float in camping only and can be reserved on line or at Little Hole.
Dripping Springs, Mustang, Deer Run, Fire Fighters Memorial, Skull Creek