Sly Creek Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This is a picture of Sly Creek Reservoir

Sly Creek Campground has 25 units. Campground has drinking water, rest rooms,and garbage service. Each camping unit has a table and a fire ring.Trailers up to 22 feet can be accommodated, however no hookups are provided. Maximum stay is 14 days.  Sly Creek Reservoir usually opens around May 4 through October. Boat ramp open.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: As of January 6, 2021, the Sly Creek Recreation Area is open. All developed campgrounds in the area are closed by a Regional Closure Order in response to state and local COVID-19 restrictions. Areas north of the recreation area are closed by Forest Closure Order due to hazardous conditions related to recent wildfires. Always check for alerts and notices at;
Area Amenities: Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees   $ 20 a site. $ 2 dollar for extra car. Overflow parking available.
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Brownsville CA
Passes: Passes Honored
Information Center: (530) 534-6500 Feather River Ranger District

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Drinking water
Boat ramp
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