El Dorado Stories

What's cool, hip and happening in the County from the people who know.

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Children in Gold Bug Mine, El Dorado County

4 unique adventures on the road to Lake Tahoe

Family walking

Top family-friendly and ADA accessible hiking trails in El Dorado County

Weiner races at Placerville Oktoberfest, El Dorado County | Photo: Mountain Democrat

El Dorado County fall activities guide

Fall colors in Apple Hill, El Dorado County | Photo: Jill Nauman

Where to find fall colors around El Dorado County

6 ways to enjoy apple season without kids

Three hidden gems of El Dorado County: wineries

Apple Hill apples Photo: Jill Nauman

Planning a trip to Apple Hill℠? Read this first.

Top 6 Thanksgiving family activities in El Dorado County

Where to Stay in El Dorado County: Bed and Breakfasts

Visiting El Dorado County’s wineries

Striking it rich in El Dorado County: how to pan for gold

woman on one of Tahoe's mountain bike trails

Must-try mountain bike trails in El Dorado County

Join Us For Holiday Celebrations in Downtown Placerville!

Events throughout the holiday season. Visits with Santa, free stagecoach rides, the Festival of Lights, and much more!

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