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Silver Peak Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California

   

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At this primitive campground you may get a better wilderness experience than you would get at a more civilized campground. Needless to say it can be challenging to get to a primitive campground such as Silver Peak Campground, but it's worth the effort. This primitive campground is located in an enormously picturesque location; needless to say conveniences are few in a primitive campground like this.
Several people camp here in order to be in the neighborhood of Sand Dollar Beach. Silver Peak Campground is one of the spots to camp here in the Santa Lucia Range.
If you are in California through camping season, you have to go camping. Alright, you've been indoors for too long, time has
 
    come to get out, and Silver Peak Campground is a good local campground if you happen to be in California. At Silver Peak Campground enjoyable stuff to do is abundant, and it's one of those places where everything is good.

 There's lots of outdoors recreation available in close proximity such as fishing, hiking, swimming, and whitewater paddling, so there's absolutely no way to get bored. Nacimiento River has a close by whitewater run; the Hunter Liggett to Turtle Creek sector is a perfect 15-mile-long type I-III run of whitewater. You might get wet whitewater kayaking and rafting this run of Nacimiento River, so you should be prepared for that. If by chance you are going whitewater kayaking and rafting, you must always check the latest conditions. Girard Trail in the vicinity is 5.1 miles from beginning to end and has a tremendous 3,407-foot variation in altitude; it's a pretty backcountry trail. Hiking the  
Girard Trail, a hard backcountry trail, calls for more or less one day. A great view of delightful Silver Peak is available from Silver Peak Campground, and there is a great hiking trail close by called the Arroyo Seco Trail.  

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Other campgrounds near Silver Peak Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Silver Trailcamp, Lockwood, 1 miles away
      
   Lions Den Campground, Monterey County, 1 miles away
      
   Estrella Trailcamp, Lockwood, 1 miles away
      
   Buckeye Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      
   Spruce Creek Trailcamp, Lockwood, 2 miles away
      
   Spruce Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      
   Estrella Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      
   Cruickshank Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      
   Lower Cruickshank Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      
   Villa Campground, Monterey County, 2 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Silver Peak Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Nacimiento River, Monterey County, 10 miles away
      Class I-III - 15 miles long (Hunter Liggett to Turtle Creek)

   San Antonio, Monterey County, 12 miles away
      Class II - 10.7 miles long (Above and down to Mission San Antonio de Padua)

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 23 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 3 miles long (Willowcreek Bridge to Arroyo Seco Picnic Area)

   Arroyo Seco River, Monterey County, 23 miles away
      Class III - 14.5 miles long (Arroyo Seco Picnic Area to Route G16 bridge)


Public Lands near Silver Peak Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Pinnacles National Monument, Paicines - CA, 46 miles away
      
   Limekiln State Park, California, 16 miles away

   San Simeon State Park, California, 21 miles away

   Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, California, 28 miles away

   Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, California, 37 miles away

   Cayucos State Beach, California, 38 miles away


Trails near Silver Peak Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Girard Trail, Monterey County, 13 miles away
      5.1 hiking miles, 3407 feet elevation difference

   Gamboa Trail, Monterey County, 16 miles away
       6.6 hiking miles, 1759 feet elevation difference

   Arroyo Seco Trail, Monterey County, 17 miles away
       7.6 hiking miles, 2631 feet elevation difference

   North Coast Ridge Trail, Monterey County, 19 miles away
      9 hiking miles, 1385 feet elevation difference


Beaches Near Silver Peak Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California:

   Sand Dollar Beach, Monterey County, 9 miles away


Current weather conditions at Silver Peak Campground, Santa Lucia Range, California
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Local climate location: KING CITY 24 miles away


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