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Silverwood Lake State Recreation Area

14651 Cedar Cir, Hesperia, CA 92345-9480
+1 760-389-2303
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Enjoying time with family and friends

My husband made plans with friends so we could enjoy a day of calm and quiet place. We found it... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Riverside, California
via mobile
really busy and crowded

super crowded and very busy . quite noisy. If you are looking for a relaxing camping /boating... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
David J
North Bonneville, Washington
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14651 Cedar Cir, Hesperia, CA 92345-9480
+1 760-389-2303
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

My husband made plans with friends so we could enjoy a day of calm and quiet place. We found it because the day we arrived to Silverwood Lake at 8:00am there few people. We enjoyed fishing, swimming, and taking a walk through the woods. We...More

Thank chela9992503
Reviewed 25 September 2017

super crowded and very busy . quite noisy. If you are looking for a relaxing camping /boating spot, this is not it.

Thank David J
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We toured every public camp ground around the lake - don't know about the private areas. The spots are arranged in circles, close together. The picnic areas are crowded and generally used by large family parties. Swim beaches are in the picnic/day areas so you...More

Thank E A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Nice lake with separate swimming area there is shade but get there early as it will fill up Weekends can be busy at the launch area so always better to reserve a spot. Great sized lake for PWC riding and quite a few coves to...More

Thank agunsmith
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The lake is kinda small if you have a super fast boat would recommend you come early as weekends fill the lake fast and do not bother coming on a holiday as the lake will fill and close to all traffic by 8am

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We got there early to get a spot in day use parking. We found a parking spot easily, but there were already a ton of people in the covered picnic table beach areas. We went on our friend's boat to a beach area. There was...More

1  Thank Travelerjenni
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We stopped in at the lake while driving the Rim of the World scenic byway (CA138). Day-use fee was about $10. We were there on a Friday before Memorial Day and it was very quiet - we only saw a few people fishing. We drove...More

1  Thank CrankingChick
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I was quite surprised to find this very large lake that was not wall to wall boats just a half an hour east off of the Hwy.15 in the Cajon Pass. Then after entering the park, it was free entrance fee because I was a...More

1  Thank Pfoskett
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

It was dirty, and gross, and over crowded. I just wasn't impressed what so ever.people just don't get that if you respect a place and clean up after yourselves then it would continue to be a awesome spot to go to enjoy yourselves.

1  Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 25 April 2017

If you are they type of camper who wants to sit around a roaring fire, listen to the birds and unwind, then avoid this place like the plague. The rules do not apply here, and everyone keeps turning up their music louder than their neighbors....More

1  Thank lornlar
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23 July 2017|
Response from agunsmith | Reviewed this property |
depends on which campsite you are in. we stayed at the main campsite and the walk was about a mile
Rene A
10 July 2017|
Response from agunsmith | Reviewed this property |
they have both boat and PWC rentals next to the swimming area