Later in the day we found that the restrooms were still locked for the winter with the exception of one about a 40 minute walk from our camp site. Let us know in the comments below!

53908), Financial Transaction Report (Gov. Most of the camp sites we saw were set up more for tent camping. We would consider going here again, but probably not in the summer when it's crowded. Please see news item below for updated information on the park and COVID-19. I was able to fill our trailer water tank at the office. 53891a), Small Farm and Agricultural Metered Irrigation, Sewer Concerns and Customer Responsibility, El Dorado Hills Wastewater - Consolidation and Operations Upgrades, Publlic Health Goal Triennial Report - Main Water System, Weber Reservoir Level and Streamflow Information, Sly Park Recreation Area (SPRA) at Jenkinson Lake, All Recreation Frequently Asked Questions, Cross-Connection Control and Backflow Prevention Program, Industrial Pretreatment and Pollution Prevention (IPP), Disposing of Unused or Expired Medications, Draining a Swimming Pool, Spa, or Fountain, Learn about the Capital Improvement Plan (CIP), Learn more about EID's recreation opportunities, Learn more about EID's water efficiency programs. Extra fees for pets Outdoor Recreation Category: Fishing & Boating, Hiking, Horseback Riding, and Outdoor Recreation: Placerville. Yes, Annual Permits are available for your boat. Code Sect.

Website Design by Granicus - Connecting People and Government. Thank you! Visitors can hike, bike or fish, and for those who are members of the same household, boat and picnic. Sites on top of each other Wish the water level was higher, made getting our kayaks in the water difficult as there was a pretty good drop off near most the sites and required a bit of work to get them down to the lake.

Payment of fees: Only credit cards or exact change will be accepted. -Activities: Kayak and paddle board rentals.

For more information, see my blog: https://crystynchase.wordpress.com/2019/03/23/camping-sly-park-jenkinson-lake/, Travels and Travails would stay here again. We made a reservation and were told there was water and non-flush toilets all in operation. Visitors who cannot maintain physical distancing need to leave the park. All fees collected are put right back into maintaining our recreation facilities.

-Sites are difficult to back into

A bit surprised at the cost of a premium water site being $50 + $5 pet fee per night, but we had a great view of the lake and the sunsets. Chain grocery store, fast food, fuel, coffee shops and others are nearby at the HWY exit. Sly Park Day Use; Annual Day Use Permit Application; Sly Park Directions; Sly Park Trails; Sly Park Fishing ; Sly Park Boating; Sly Park Camping; SPRA Rules and Regulations; Hazel Meadow at SPRA; SPRA Park Maps; Sly Park Paddle Rentals; Forebay Reservoir; Silver Lake.

There are a lot of camp sites at this campground and one is left with the impression that it can be pretty crowded in the summer. Don't risk our permit exemption by allowing your dog in Jenkinson Lake.

Came here at the beginning of November as our original destination had unknowingly closed for the season. Please adjust your search criteria and try again. The day-use facilities and restrooms at these locations are open. Arrived on a Thursday and the campground was deserted, which was really nice.

“The health and safety of visitors to EID’s recreation facilities and the recreation personnel who take care of them is a high priority to EID. Stay local: Recreate in your local community. more, Pros: Starting Thursday, November 5 water service will be turned off to avoid any freeze damage.

NARROW access roads And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: Enter your e-mail address for things to do, restaurants to try and much more! A bit surprised at the cost of a premium water site being $50 + $5 pet fee per night, but we had a great view of the lake and the sunsets. 53891a), Small Farm and Agricultural Metered Irrigation, Sewer Concerns and Customer Responsibility, El Dorado Hills Wastewater - Consolidation and Operations Upgrades, Publlic Health Goal Triennial Report - Main Water System, Weber Reservoir Level and Streamflow Information, Sly Park Recreation Area (SPRA) at Jenkinson Lake, All Recreation Frequently Asked Questions, Cross-Connection Control and Backflow Prevention Program, Industrial Pretreatment and Pollution Prevention (IPP), Disposing of Unused or Expired Medications, Draining a Swimming Pool, Spa, or Fountain, Learn about the Capital Improvement Plan (CIP), Learn more about EID's recreation opportunities, Learn more about EID's water efficiency programs. See our Annual Day Use Permit page for an application. Day Use Hours October through April. Located just 13 miles east of Placerville off Hwy 50 at Pollock Pines, the area features forests, and nine miles of hiking and equestrian trails surrounding picturesque Jenkinson Lake. Cold with off-and-on rain.

Campendium users haven't asked any questions about Sly Park Recreation Area, Came here at the beginning of November as our original destination had unknowingly closed for the season. more. Q&A - Ask the Community about Sly Park Recreation Area, Written by someone with an affiliation to the property, Duplicate review submitted by the same member, Multiple reviews submitted by members of the same household, Reviewer did not actually visit the location, The Best RV Parks and Campgrounds in the Florida Keys, America's Top National Parks for RV Camping, The Mighty 5: All the Camping in Utah’s National Parks, The Top 15 States for RV Camping in National Forests, What You Need To Know About The New Camping Rules Near The Tetons, The Best State Park Campgrounds in Each State, Tanner and Nallely’s Favorite Camping Gear, The benefits of choosing LiFePO4 over lead-acid. El Dorado National Forrest, has a really neat cabin just down the road in the Sly Park Recreational Area. Visitors will be asked to leave if there are too many people at the park or on trails to allow for required physical distance. A very nice camp ground in a beautiful area, but it's a little pricy for what you get.

-Level site Sly Park Resort has a few overflow campsites with hookups and a couple of hotel rooms.

Staff was very helpful. Under current guidelines camping is not allowed statewide under any circumstances at this time and further restrictions of planned authorized uses could become necessary.

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Recreation » Sly Park Recreation Area (SPRA) at Jenkinson Lake.

Park patrol rolls through between 7-8AM and 6-8PM. more. They boast over 190 individual camp sites across ten different campgrounds. But, passing is possible with patience, skill and some manuevering - just look down the road and through turns.

In that case, be sure to take advantage of the park's awesome camping opportunities. Please check the website or call the Gatehouse to see if the waterfall is flowing.

Chain grocery store, fast food, fuel, coffee shops and others are nearby at the HWY exit. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. Located on the shores of Jenkinson Lake, people visit this place for the incredible views that can be found here. Jenkinson Lake began spilling late last month so there will be plenty of water awaiting boaters when Sly Park Recreation Area opens back up Saturday. Staff and tree maintenance crews were absolutely wonderful, friendly and accommodating. We made a reservation and were told there was water and non-flush toilets all in operation.