California Camping Areas

Silver Valley

Silver Valley camping area is a picturesque campground located in the state of California. Nestled amidst the stunning natural beauty of the region, the campground offers a range of amenities for campers to enjoy. Visitors will find well-maintained campsites equipped with picnic tables, fire rings, and access to clean restroom facilities. The campground also provides potable water, ensuring a convenient and comfortable stay.

Reservations are accepted at Silver Valley camping area, allowing campers to secure their spot in advance. This is particularly recommended during peak seasons when the campground tends to get busy. It is important to note that the campground has a limited number of campsites, so booking in advance is advisable to avoid disappointment.

The best time to visit Silver Valley camping area is during the spring and fall seasons when the weather is pleasant and temperatures are mild. Campers can enjoy the vibrant colors of wildflowers in the spring or the breathtaking foliage in the fall. However, it is worth noting that the campground operates on a first-come, first-served basis during the winter months.

While exploring the camping area, visitors should be aware of the wildlife that may be present, such as bears and mountain lions. It is essential to store food securely and follow proper camping guidelines to ensure safety. Additionally, campers should always be cautious of uneven terrain and watch out for potential hazards such as fallen branches or rocks while hiking or exploring the surrounding areas. Get driving directions.


Point of Interest
Donnell Vista

Weather Forecast

Area Streamflow Levels

Nearby Campgrounds

Camping Area Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Boulder Flat 20 5,621 ft
Upper Blue Lake Dam 25 8,162 ft
Silver Valley 21 7,365 ft
Middle Creek/Expansion 35 8,106 ft
Beardsley Dam 16 3,450 ft
Lodgepole Overflow 30 7,346 ft
Fence Creek 38 5,635 ft
Mosquito Lakes 11 8,063 ft
Big Meadow 68 6,536 ft
Stanislaus River 25 6,204 ft
Crystal Springs 25 6,065 ft
Silvertip 23 7,545 ft
Grouse Flat 10 7,218 ft
Cascade Creek 14 6,054 ft
Spicer Meadow 43 6,649 ft
Caples Lake 34 7,897 ft
Lake Alpine 25 7,351 ft
Lower Blue Lake 16 8,116 ft
Pine Marten 32 7,334 ft
Pacific Valley 15 7,533 ft
Niagra Creek 16 6,541 ft
Brightman 32 5,680 ft
Hope Valley 24 7,155 ft
Kirkwood Lake 12 7,674 ft
Herring Creek 7 7,320 ft
Herring Reservoir 42 7,367 ft
Upper Blue Lake 32 8,172 ft
Hermit Valley 25 7,163 ft