Big Silver Group Campground offers tent and RV camping for up to 50 guests. The campground is located 23 miles east of Placerville on Highway 50 and 16 miles north on Ice House Road, east of nearby Union Valley Reservoir. Bears frequent the area; use appropriate food containers. Water and electricity are not available Gate is to remain locked; combination will be issued when reservations are finalized Off-road vehicles are not permitted. Senior citizen Golden Passes do not apply at group camps. For local information call the Pacific Ranger Station at 530-647-5415. Don't Move Firewood: Protect California's forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning it on-site. For more information visit firewood.ca.gov.