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Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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Campfires are allowed
Nearby attractions
Boating
Boat Rentals
Picnic and Barbecue area is available

Activities: boating, hiking, biking and horseback riding

It's really bad for you to spend too much time in the city; you need to get out of the house now and then, and Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson in California is exactly the spot. Lots of people stay here for the purpose of being close to Eldorado National Forest.
California has scores of outdoors activities.
The great variety of local attractions and so much to do are guaranteed to keep you coming back persistently. This campground is one of the great spots
 
    to camp here in the Northern Sierra Nevada. Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson is to be found in a vicinity with scores of cool things to do, and what a good spot for camping it is.
There's lots of outdoors recreation available
 in the neighborhood such as whitewater paddling, hiking, playing golf, swimming, and fishing, so you won’t get bored. The good people who run this spot and the ably taken care of facilities are reason enough to come here.
Near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson is a splendid 10.1-mile-long segment of whitewater on Camp Creek, a grade IV+, this is the Fleming Meadows trailhead to Happy Valley Road sector. The Fleming Meadows trailhead to Happy Valley Road sector of Camp Creek is appropriate for whitewater boaters who have been kayak paddling for a bit. If you are going kayak paddling, you ought to always check circumstances. Going for a backcountry trek outclasses anything; the 6.9-mile-long
 
Belix Trail is close by; it has an elevation difference of 1,141 feet. A challenging hiking trail it is; Belix Trail takes about six hours to backcountry trek.  

BEST WESTERN Stagecoach Inn, Pollock Pines

4 miles away
  
Albert Shafsky House Bed And Breakfast, Placerville

16 miles away
  
Gold Country Inn, Placerville

16 miles away
  
Lexington Historic Cary House Hotel, Placerville

18 miles away


Other campgrounds near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

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   Sly Park Recreation Area - Hilltop, Pollock Pines, 0 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Pine Cone, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Hazel Creek, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Rainbow, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Deerwood, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Sly Park Campground, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      

Marinas near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Bear River Lake Resort, Pioneer, 16 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Camp Creek, El Dorado County, 2 miles away
      Class IV+ - 10.1 miles long (Fleming Meadows trailhead to Happy Valley Road)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 4 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.4 miles long (Peavine Ridge Road to Forebay Road)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 7 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.5 miles long (Riverton to Peavine Ridge Road)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 11 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Slab Creek Dam to White Rock Powerhouse)

   Rubicon River, Placer / El Dorado County, 13 miles away
      Class V - 20.3 miles long (Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay)


Public Lands near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Eldorado National Forest, California, 14 miles away

   Indian Grinding Rock State Park, California, 18 miles away

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 24 miles away

   Calaveras Big Trees State Park, California, 31 miles away

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 33 miles away


Trails near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Belix Trail, Placer County, 11 miles away
      6.9 hiking miles, 1141 feet elevation difference

   Grizzly Canyon Trail, Placer County, 12 miles away
      2 hiking miles, 381 feet elevation difference

   Slide Point Trail, Placer County, 12 miles away
      1.2 hiking miles, 1512 feet elevation difference

   Pigeon Roost Trail, Placer County, 12 miles away
      1.4 hiking miles, 763 feet elevation difference

   Ellicott Trail, El Dorado County, 13 miles away
      1.3 hiking miles, 1591 feet elevation difference

   Grey Trail, Placer County, 14 miles away
      2.4 hiking miles, 2339 feet elevation difference

   Hunsucker Trail, El Dorado County, 14 miles away
      1.9 hiking miles, 413 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Apple Mountain Golf Resort, Camino, 11 miles away

   Camino Heights Golf Course, Camino, 11 miles away

   Mace Meadow Golf & Country Club, Pioneer, 16 miles away


Lakes Near Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Stumpy Meadows Lake, El Dorado County, 10 miles away

   Slab Creek Reservoir, El Dorado County, 11 miles away

   Tiger Creek Reservoir, Amador County, 16 miles away

   Schaads Reservoir, Calaveras County, 20 miles away


Current weather conditions at Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: GEORGETOWN RANGER STN 11 miles away


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