El Dorado Stories

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

Apple Hill apples Photo: Jill Nauman

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

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

El Dorado County fall activities guide

Sample Sierra Group Smiling El Dorado County

Can’t-miss summer events in El Dorado County

Visiting El Dorado County’s wineries

Inns around El Dorado County: Fleming Jones Homestead Bed & Breakfast Inn

Children in Gold Bug Mine, El Dorado County

4 unique adventures on the road to Lake Tahoe

woman on one of Tahoe's mountain bike trails

Must-try mountain bike trails in El Dorado County

women tubing river in El Dorado County

Five ways to beat the heat in El Dorado County

Wildflowers along the PCT near Carson Pass, El Dorado County

Top Instagram hikes in El Dorado County

Family walking

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

4 can’t-miss spring hikes in El Dorado County

Jaclyn Lovey - Placerville, El Dorado County, CA native - The Voice - Season 14

Jaclyn Lovey’s Top Spots in El Dorado County