Silver Lake Campground (also known as Silver Lake East Campground) is located at 7,200 feet in elevation - 50 miles east of Jackson, CA - in Eldorado National Forest. The campground is just a short distance from Silver Lake. Silver Lake Campground has 51 campsites include 4 walk, 6 tent only and the rest standard sites for RV or tents. Each campsite has a table, fire ring and grill. There are some bear boxes located in the campground. Silver Lake campground has vault toilets and drinking water. There are no hookups.