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Silver Creek Campground

Elevation: 5,200 Feet (1620.9 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 12 Campsites
Reservation Status: Not Accepted

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General Description

Sitting at an elevation of 5,200 feet, Silver Creek Campground can be located south from Ice House Reservoir. In addition to offering camping facilities, the site provides close access for fishing and swimming on the Silver Creek.

On site facilities: 12 camping units, stream water, vault toilets and picnic tables. Please note, trailers are not allowed on the site.

Directions from Placerville: Travel east along Highway 50 until the junction for Ice House Road. Next travel north along Ice House Road until the signs for Silver Creek Campground. The site is adjacent to Silver Creek and is in the Crystal Basin.

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

Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
Group Camping Call for Current Fee 1 - 40 people

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Camping No Trailers
ICON Fishing Silver Creek
ICON Swimming & Waterplay Silver Creek
ICON Viewing Scenery Pacific Ranger District
ICON Viewing Wildlife Pacific Ranger District

More Information

Visitor Information:

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


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