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Silverwood Lake State Recreation Area

14651 Cedar Cir, Hesperia, CA 92345-9480
+1 760-389-2303
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Not Much to Recommend

Silverwood is a shallow lake in the desert foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains. Even on... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
RThyme
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Pasadena, CA
Nice views

My visit was in Spring so not much going on there. The ride there and view was very nice. Very... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
rimiller00
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Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
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14651 Cedar Cir, Hesperia, CA 92345-9480
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Silverwood is a shallow lake in the desert foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains. Even on weekdays, there are very long waits to pay the $10 day use fee to gain entry. Sadly, the facilities are not well maintained, and the well-intentioned staff are not...More

2  Thank RThyme
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

My visit was in Spring so not much going on there. The ride there and view was very nice. Very peaceful place.

1  Thank rimiller00
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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

1  Thank chela9992503
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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.

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Reviewed 10 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
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Reviewed 10 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

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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
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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

2  Thank Travelerjenni
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Reviewed 26 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
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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
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