Silver Valley Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Located on the Calaveras Ranger District, at the east end of Lake Alpine Recreation Area, Silver Valley has a timbered setting near several trailheads.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Calaveras Ranger District (HWY 4)- This campground is first-come, first-serve. Some campsites may be closed due to Hazard Trees.
Reservations: No reservations, first-come, first-serve
Area Amenities: Toilets
Fees $25.00 per night, cash or check 
Open Season: - 09/06/16
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
Passes: America the Beautiful passes accepted, reduces camping fee to $15.00 per night.
Operated By: Lake Alpine Campgrounds Inc.

General Information

Directions: Highway 4 to east end of Lake Alpine; turn south on road just east of Chickaree Picnic Area.


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 Sites21


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