Union Valley Reservoir
Reservoir is located approximately 40 miles from Placerville in the
pristine El Dorado National Forest. Union Valley is surrounded by
pine and granite covered peaks. There are several campgrounds
located around the lake providing tent, RV's, and group camping. All
boating is permitted as well as jet-skis, water-skiing, and
swimming; launch facilities available.
Ranger Station at (530) 644-6048. Ice House Resort (530) 293-3321.
Camping Reservations (800) 280-CAMP.
2,412 Surface Acres
4,800 feet above sea level
Species of Fish
Closest Services: resort on Ice House Road.
Directions to Lake: From Pollock Pines, on Hwy 50; go E 9 mi. to Ice
House Rd., near Riverton. Turn N on Ice House Rd., toward Crystal
Basin, go 10.5 mi. to Ice House Reservoir turn-off. 1) Turn E, go
1.5 mi. to Ice House Res. 2) Stay on Ice House Rd., go 5.5 mi.
farther. Turn W, go 1.5 mi. to Union Valley Reservoir.
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