Silver Springs trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +
Trip Planner USA  /  Nevada  /  Silver Springs

Silver Springs

Historic Sites · Wildlife Areas
Silver Springs is a census-designated place (CDP) in Lyon County, Nevada, United States at the intersection of U.S. 50 (California Trail) and U.S. 95A. The population was 5,296 at the 2010 census. Lahontan Reservoir, Lahontan State Recreation Area and historic Fort Churchill State Historic Park are all located nearby. The area is served by the Silver Springs Airport.GeographySilver Springs is located at.According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 78.6sqmi, of which 72.4sqmi is land and 6.2sqmi (7.83%) is water.DemographicsAs of the census of 2000, there were 4,708 people, 1,766 households, and 1,227 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 65.0 people per square mile (25.1/km2). There were 1,935 housing units at an average density of 26.7 per square mile (10.3/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 91.67% White, 1.21% African American, 1.83% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.21% Pacific Islander, 1.47% from other races, and 3.16% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.63% of the population.
Plan how to spend your time in Silver Springs and other destinations in United States using our United States journey site.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Silver Springs

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Silver Springs

Fort Churchill State Historic Park ©
Historic Site
Fort Churchill State Historic Park
Duration: 2 hours
Lahontan State Recreation Area ©
Wildlife Area
Lahontan State Recreation Area
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Silver Springs

The Silverado Casino ©
The Silverado Casino Fernley
Duration: 2 hours
Dayton Valley Golf Club ©
Golf Course
Dayton Valley Golf Club Dayton
Duration: 2 hours
Fernley Speedway ©
Auto Race Track
Fernley Speedway Fernley
Duration: 2 hours

Places to visit with Silver Springs

Las Vegas Trip planner BEST FOR: Performance, Fountain, Cirque du Soleil Show Boulder City Trip planner BEST FOR: Dam, Specialty Museum, Park Reno Trip planner BEST FOR: Casino, Specialty Museum, Historic Walking Area Henderson Trip planner BEST FOR: Casino, Garden, Zoo Overton Trip planner BEST FOR: State Park, Geologic Formation, Specialty Museum