Silvertip Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located in a mature conifer forest at the west end of Lake Alpine.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Calaveras Ranger District (HWY 4)- This campground is first-come, first-serve. This campground is scheduled to close for the winter season on 9/15/15
Fees $24.00 per night
Open Season: - 9/15/15
Restrictions: Camping in designated camp sites only.
Closest Towns: Emergency medical services available at the Arnold Medical Clinic in the Meadowmont Shopping Center in Arnold, or at Mark Twain St. Joseph's Hospital in San Andreas (Highway 49). Gas, groceries, camping supplies are available in Bear Valley and at Lake Alpine Lodge. Public (fee) showers available at Lake Alpine Lodge.
Water: Potable
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Lake Alpine Campgrounds Inc.

General Information


2/3 of a mile west of Lake Alpine on Highway 4.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Lake Alpine provides a wide variety of recreation opportunities, including low-speed boating (boat launch available), fishing, hiking, and biking. Interpretive Programs are offered by Forest Service rangers during the summer months.
Reservation Infofirst-come, first-served
No. of Sites23

RV Camping

Mature conifer forest on the shores of Lake Alpine. May accommodate R.V.'s up to 27 feet in length.