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Silver Creek Campground

Elevation: 5,800 Feet (1808.0 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Nights
Maximum RV Size: 45 Feet (14.0 Meters)
Number of Sites: 19 Campsites 7 Walk-in
Reservation Phone Number: 877-444-6777
Reservation Status: Accepted
Reservation System: National Reservation System

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Silver Creek Campground Reservations

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General Description

Complete rules are available at the office or on bulletin boards in the campground. We value your comments. Please ask for a comment form. Visit our website at California Land Management. WARNING: You will not be assigned a specific site when you make a reservation. You will be assigned a specific site of the type requested for your equipment when you arrive at the campground. No refunds for bad weather. No hunting. No chainsaws. Staff resides on site, and firewood is sold on site. Swimming, fishing, hiking. No water skiing. One bear frequents this campground at night. Visitors must obey bear area rules. No firearms or fireworks; no hunting; no chainsaws. No all-terrain or off-highway vehicles in campground.

Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. No all-terrain or off-highway vehicles allowed in the campground. No chainsaws allowed in the campground. The base fee includes entry for one vehicle and one legally towed vehicle. A fee of $5.00 for extra vehicles (including the second vehicle) will be collected at the campground. All equipment must fit on the site pad. Vehicles park in developed areas only. Bears frequent the area. All food must be kept in approved containers.

Directions: From I-80, take Highway 89 towards Squaw Valley. Silver Creek is 7 miles south of Truckee on Highway 89. From Truckee CA, take highway 80 south 9 miles to Silver Creek Campground.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: 5-23/2003 through 9-14/2003 .

Fee Information
Type Price Remarks
Camping Call for Current Fee 2007 Fees

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON RV Camping Silver Creek
ICON Camping Silver Creek Campground
ICON Fishing Silver Creek
ICON Hiking & Walking Trail Network
ICON Picnicking Silver Creek Campground
ICON Swimming & Waterplay Silver Creek
ICON Viewing Scenery Truckee Ranger District
ICON Viewing Wildlife Truckee Ranger District

Related Activities
Silver Creek - Silver Creek is located 7 miles south of Truckee. There is a small population of rainbow and brook trout in the upper reaches of the drainage.

More Information

Visitor Information:

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

Links to other sites:
Campground Reservations - Reserve your campground online here with reserveamerica.com


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