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Sly Park Recreation Area, Northern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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

Activities: hiking, biking and horseback riding

Sly Park Recreation Area is a campground that is extremely esteemed by the people in Pollock Pines.
There are so many amusing things near Sly Park Recreation Area; being here is always fun. There's more to do next to Sly Park Recreation Area other than just hanging out such as whitewater paddling, swimming, playing golf, fishing, and hiking, so you wonít run out of things to do.
The personnel of this good campground and all the magnificent passtime activities have people
 
    coming from near and far. Loads of people camp here in order to be right next door to Eldorado National Forest. As long as you go for the outdoors you will go for California.
All the pleasant local attractions in close proximity
 and the nearby outdoors recreation are sure to keep you coming back many times. Ok, it's time for camping, don't you think? Sly Park Recreation Area in California is the outdoors at its finest.
Nearby you run into the Peavine Ridge Road to Forebay Road portion, a grade IV-V section of whitewater. It's a delightful 9.4-mile-long section on American River - South Fork. Donít depend on continuing to be dry paddling this section of American River - South Fork. You must check circumstances before heading out; paddling could become risky. Belix Trail close by has a variation in elevation of 1,141 feet. This backpacking and hiking trail is 6.9 miles of scenic backcountry backpacking in the
 
wilderness. Hiking the Belix Trail, a demanding backpacking and hiking trail, calls for approximately six hours. Slide Point Trail has an altitude variation of 1,512 feet; this scenic backcountry trail is 1.  

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

   Sly Park Recreation Area - Deerwood, Pollock Pines, 0 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Rainbow, Pollock Pines, 0 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Hazel Creek, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Hilltop, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Stonebraker, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Sierra, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Pine Cone, Pollock Pines, 3 miles away
      
   Bridal Veil Campground, El Dorado County, 3 miles away
      

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

   Bear River Lake Resort, Pioneer, 15 miles away


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

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 2 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9.4 miles long (Peavine Ridge Road to Forebay Road)

   Camp Creek, El Dorado County, 3 miles away
      Class IV+ - 10.1 miles long (Fleming Meadows trailhead to Happy Valley Road)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.5 miles long (Riverton to Peavine Ridge Road)

   Rubicon River, Placer / El Dorado County, 12 miles away
      Class V - 20.3 miles long (Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Slab Creek Dam to White Rock Powerhouse)


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

   Eldorado National Forest, California, 12 miles away

   Indian Grinding Rock State Park, California, 19 miles away

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 26 miles away

   Calaveras Big Trees State Park, California, 31 miles away

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 31 miles away


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

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

   Slide Point Trail, Placer County, 11 miles away
      1.2 hiking miles, 1512 feet elevation difference

   Ellicott Trail, El Dorado County, 12 miles away
      1.3 hiking miles, 1591 feet elevation difference

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

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

   Hunsucker Trail, El Dorado County, 13 miles away
      1.9 hiking miles, 413 feet elevation difference

   Grey Trail, Placer County, 13 miles away
      2.4 hiking miles, 2339 feet elevation difference


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

   Apple Mountain Golf Resort, Camino, 13 miles away

   Camino Heights Golf Course, Camino, 13 miles away

   Mace Meadow Golf & Country Club, Pioneer, 17 miles away


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

   Stumpy Meadows Lake, El Dorado County, 10 miles away

   Slab Creek Reservoir, El Dorado County, 12 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, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: GEORGETOWN RANGER STN 10 miles away


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