El Dorado Stories

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

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

Cary House | Placerville, El Dorado County | Photo courtesy of Tom Phipps

Gold Country Ghosts: Top haunts for spotting spirits in El Dorado County

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

Apple Hill℠ Cake recipe: an El Dorado County tradition

woman on one of Tahoe's mountain bike trails

Must-try mountain bike trails in El Dorado County

Top 8 drinks to try in El Dorado County

Family walking

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

5 most popular places to dine in El Dorado County

Inns around El Dorado County: Lucinda’s Country Inn

south fork american river whitewater rafting

Early season river rafting specials on the South Fork of the American River

An afternoon in Placerville

Wildflowers along the PCT near Carson Pass, El Dorado County

Top Instagram hikes in El Dorado County