Eldorado National Forest

Eldorado National Forest

Silver Lake West Campground

Elevation: 7,200 Feet (2244.4 Meters)
Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 35 Campsites
Reservation Status: Not Accepted

Sitting at an elevation of 7,200 feet, in addition to offering camping facilities, the Silver Lake West Campground provides close access for boating, fishing and swimming on the Silver Lake. Additionally the site provides opportunities to hike along several trails.

On site facilities: 35 camping units, drinking water, vault toilets, boat rental and picnic tables. There is a grocery within 5 miles of the site.


Directions from Jackson: Travel 52 miles east on Highway 88. The site is located across Highway 88 from the northern end of Silver Lake.