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Silver Lake West Campground

Elevation: 7,200 Feet (2244.4 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 35 Campsites
Reservation Status: Not Accepted

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General Description

Sitting at an elevation of 7,200 feet, in addition to offering camping facilities, the Silver Lake West Campground provides close access for boating, fishing and swimming on the Silver Lake. Additionally the site provides opportunities to hike along several trails.

On site facilities: 35 camping units, drinking water, vault toilets, boat rental and picnic tables. There is a grocery within 5 miles of the site.

Directions from Jackson: Travel 52 miles east on Highway 88. The site is located across Highway 88 from the northern end of Silver Lake.

Seasonal Information:
Normally Open: Early June through Mid-October .

Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
Camping Call for Current Fee $3 Extra Vehicle fee 2007 Fee

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Boat Launching Silver Lake and Oyster Creek
ICON Boating Silver Lake and Oyster Creek
ICON Camping Silver Lake West Campground
ICON Fishing Silver Lake and Oyster Creek
ICON Hiking & Walking Amador Ranger District
ICON Lakes & Reservoirs Silver Lake
ICON Canoeing Silver Lake and Oyster Creek
ICON Kayaking Silver Lake and Oyster Creek
ICON Picnicking Amador Ranger District
ICON Swimming & Waterplay Silver Lake and Oyster Creek
ICON Viewing Scenery Amador Ranger District
ICON Viewing Wildlife Amador Ranger District

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Visitor Information:

Nevada Commission on Tourism, 401 N. Carson Street , Carson City, NV, 89701


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