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

   

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

Activities: boating, hiking, biking and horseback riding

Sly Park Recreation Area - Rainbow is prized by the residents of Pollock Pines. The fine folks who control this place and all the fun things to do are motive enough to come here.
A lot of folks select this campground in order to be next to Eldorado National Forest. If spending too much time inside got you down, No need to worry; Sly Park Recreation Area - Rainbow in California is such a fine place.
There's more to do in the neighborhood of Sly Park Recreation
 
    Area - Rainbow other than just hanging out such as hiking, whitewater paddling, fishing, swimming, and playing golf, so you wonít run out of things to do. There are so many enjoyable things to do in the vicinity of Sly Park Recreation
 Area - Rainbow, and what a fine place for camping it is.
California is a fine place for campers. Such a fine choice of attractions and all the outdoors recreation will absolutely have you coming back repeatedly.
Nearby you come across the Peavine Ridge Road to Forebay Road sector, a type IV-V stretch of whitewater. It's a wonderful 9.4-mile-from-beginning-to-end stretch on American River - South Fork. Donít count on keeping yourself dry whitewater rafting or kayaking this stretch of American River - South Fork. Raft paddling may become perilous, so check restrictions previous to going. A great hiking and backpacking trail featuring an elevation difference of 1,141 feet, and 6.9 miles
 
in distance, can be found close at hand. This beautiful hiking and backpacking trail is the Belix Trail. You require six hours to backcountry walk the Belix Trail; it's a hard backcountry walk.  

BEST WESTERN Stagecoach Inn, Pollock Pines

5 miles away
  
Albert Shafsky House Bed And Breakfast, Placerville

17 miles away
  
Gold Country Inn, Placerville

18 miles away
  
Lexington Historic Cary House Hotel, Placerville

19 miles away


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

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   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, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Jenkinson, Pollock Pines, 1 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Sierra, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Sly Park Recreation Area - Pine Cone, Pollock Pines, 2 miles away
      
   Sly Park Campground, Pollock Pines, 3 miles away
      

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

   Bear River Lake Resort, Pioneer, 15 miles away


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

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 3 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, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.5 miles long (Riverton to Peavine Ridge Road)

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

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


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

   Eldorado National Forest, California, 13 miles away

   Indian Grinding Rock State Park, California, 19 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 - Rainbow, 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

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

   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 - Rainbow, Northern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Apple Mountain Golf Resort, Camino, 12 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 - Rainbow, 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 - Rainbow, Northern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: GEORGETOWN RANGER STN 10 miles away


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