Protecting Public Health and Safety


Silver Lake Boating

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Silver Lake Boat Launch is open, but due to low lake levels, launching large boats is challenging. Use boat ramp at your own risk.

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Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • What amenities are available?

  • Where is the nearest gas?

  • Are there boat rentals?

  • Can I tie my boat up overnight?

  • Is there a place to park overnight?

  • Are Sly Park Day Use Permits accepted?

  • Does EID operate all Recreation on or at Silver and Caples Lake?

  • Where can I park my boat trailer?

  • Do you have WiFi at the lake or in the campground?

  • Can I get a yearly pass for my boat?

  • Can I bring my Jet Ski or Sea-Doo, or other personal watercraft?

  • Do I have to pay for my kayak or canoe?

  • How many fish can I catch?

  • Do you have fish cleaning stations?

  • How old do you have to be to need a fishing license?

  • Do I have to pay for my dog if I have a Day Use Permit?

  • When I come to Sly Park do I have to pay the fee if I am just going to be here for an hour?

  • If I buy a Day Use Permit, where can I use it?

  • Is my day use pass good at Caples and Silver lakes?

  • Where can I get cell phone service?