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Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney, 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

While stopping by this region in California it's a great idea to go camping for a couple of days too. The positive environment and a wonderful variety of cool stuff are cause enough to come here. Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney is frequently visited by the folks in Pollock Pines.
The fine variety of local attractions and the nearby outdoors recreation will make you glad you came.
Quite a lot of cool stuff to do close to Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney, and
 
    it unquestionably is a great campground. Some folks stay at Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney through their journey to Eldorado National Forest.
Ok, you've been indoors for too much time, time has come to get out, and Sly Park
 Recreation Area - Chimney in California is precisely the place. Outdoors recreation is abundant, some of the entertaining stuff you can do is swimming, whitewater paddling, playing golf, fishing, and hiking, so you won’t get bored. This campground is located in the pretty Northern Sierra Nevada.
The Fleming Meadows trailhead to Happy Valley Road portion is a nice 10.1-mile-long type IV+ bit of whitewater on Camp Creek. The Fleming Meadows trailhead to Happy Valley Road portion of Camp Creek is well suited for kayak paddlers who have been whitewater boating for a while. Always check the latest conditions before heading out whitewater boating because whitewater boating is a perilous activity.
 
1,141 feet of difference in elevation and 6.9 miles of backcountry backpacking is what you get at Belix Trail, a wonderful hiking and backpacking trail close at hand.  

BEST WESTERN Stagecoach Inn, Pollock Pines

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

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

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

   Bear River Lake Resort, Pioneer, 16 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney, 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, 3 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 - Chimney, 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, 25 miles away

   Calaveras Big Trees State Park, California, 31 miles away

   Sugar Pine Point State Park, California, 32 miles away


Trails near Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney, 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

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

   Pigeon Roost Trail, Placer County, 12 miles away
      1.4 hiking miles, 763 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 - Chimney, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Apple Mountain Golf Resort, Camino, 11 miles away

   Camino Heights Golf Course, Camino, 12 miles away

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


Lakes Near Sly Park Recreation Area - Chimney, 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 - Chimney, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: GEORGETOWN RANGER STN 11 miles away


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