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Miller Canyon Campground — Silverwood Lake State Recreational Area

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<ul><li>Camping, picnic, and boating reservations do not guarantee swim beach access. Presence of cyanobacteria or blue-green algae, can result in health advisories which recommend avoiding water contact, including swimming and some watersports. Advisory signs will be posted at the park with the recommended actions. For current lake conditions including water contact and swim advisories, please visit the Silverwood Lake website at www.parks.ca.gov/silverwoodlake/<http://www.parks.ca.gov/silverwoodlake/> or call 760-389-2281. For more information about blue-green algae please visit https://mywaterquality.ca.gov/habs/what/index.html</li></ul>

<p class="xxxxxxxmsonormal"><span style="font-family: 'Arial',sans-serif;">California State Parks wants to thank our park visitors for helping us keep our parks and environment clean. In 2018, State Parks installed new RV dump station collection systems at ten state park units as part of a pilot program to help us protect the environment and are added amenities for our visitors.&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="xxxxxxxmsonormal"><span style="font-family: 'Arial',sans-serif;">Following the success of the initial pilot program in 2018, an additional eleven park units have been added to the program.&nbsp; The service is available for campers, day-use or transient visitors for $10-$20 per use, depending on the location. Please note that visitors with current reservations arriving on or after April 13, 2021, who are interested in using the RV dump stations may be required to pay the use fee. The price per campsite for these state parks does not include the use of a dump station.</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial',sans-serif; letter-spacing: -.75pt;">&nbsp; View the following </span>link: &nbsp;<a href="https://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=1029">Camping Information</a></p>

<p><strong>Attention Campers:&nbsp;&nbsp; Increased Bear Activity in Campgrounds at Silverwood Lake SRA:</strong></p> <p>Silverwood Lake SRA is currently experiencing an increase in bear sightings and disturbances in campsites at Silverwood Lake SRA.&nbsp; Silverwood Lake SRA has had several reports of a bear entering campsites and entering and damaging tents, ice chests, and other equipment in search of food.</p> <p>&nbsp;<strong><u>Prevent bear encounters in your campsite:&nbsp; </u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Do not approach a bear or bear cubs.&nbsp; Mother bears will attack&nbsp; to protect their cubs.</li> <li>Keep food locked and hidden inside a locked vehicle, bearproof container, or inside your RV at night.&nbsp; Bears can open ice chests.&nbsp; Do no leave food in tents.</li> <li>Remove all trash to park provided dumpsters when leaving your campsite and before going to bed.</li> <li>Minimize food and other odor products.&nbsp; Clean your dishes and utensils, keep your tent clean, do no use fragrant perfumes, body sprays, or other scented products.</li> </ul> <p><strong>&nbsp;</strong><strong><u>If you encounter a bear:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Make yourself appear large.&nbsp; Waive your arms, yell, or make loud noises.&nbsp; Do not run.</li> <li>If the bear attacks, fight back aggressively.&nbsp; Black bear attacks are very rare.</li> <li>Notify Ranger staff immediately or call 911 to report an aggressive bear.</li> </ul>

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Miller Canyon Campground — Silverwood Lake State Recreational Area is located in California

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14651 Cedar Circle
Hesperia, CA 92345

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34.2721393926999 N
117.296243594 W

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Miller Canyon Campground — Silverwood Lake State Recreational Area allows vehicles up to 31 feet.

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