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Stunning Waterfall Hikes Near Sacramento

Experience the wonder of nature with a visit to one of the Sacramento area’s stunning waterfalls. A must for every nature lover’s bucket list, embark on outdoor adventures amongst the serene beauty of Northern California. With a stay at Eden Vale Inn you can enjoy all of the excellent amenities offered here like our massage …
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Spring Break in Northern California Guide

Go on a charming getaway in the beautiful Gold Country of Northern California at Eden Vale Inn. Pleasantly warm and mild weather makes Placerville a fantastic destination for a safe spring break in California! No need to travel far when a comfortable retreat from everyday life is so close to home. We have taken extra …
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All of the Best Ways to Explore Echo Lake, CA

Echo Lake, CA, is a popular stop on the way to Lake Tahoe, and for good reasons! This small community is just over an hour northeast from Placerville, CA, and features many great things to do outdoors! This year-round destination has moderately challenging hiking trails, kayaking, fishing, cross-country skiing, and more. No matter what time …
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Two horses at a stable for South Lake Tahoe horseback riding

Saddle Up! Here’s Your Guide to South Lake Tahoe Horseback Riding

Gallop your way to the adventure of a lifetime! On your next visit, explore the beauty of the Sierra foothills in the most exciting way imaginable — on horseback! Everything you need to know about South Lake Tahoe horseback riding can be found right in this blog post. Our blog is filled to the brim …
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5 of the Most Romantic Things to Do at El Dorado Orchards

There’s nothing like fall time in the Sierra Foothills. The crisp air and colorful foliage provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic date with your sweetheart. Autumn also marks the beginning of apple season, which is one of the most exciting times of the year in Northern California! You can experience it for yourself at …
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An aerial view of Fallen Leaf Lake in the wintertime

Fallen Leaf Lake: A Hidden Gem That You Need to Explore

Known for its crystal-clear water and picturesque mountain views, it’s no surprise that Lake Tahoe attracts so many tourists year after year. However, most visitors don’t know that there is another beautiful lake nearby ⁠— and it’s hidden right in plain sight. Located just a mile southwest of Lake Tahoe, Fallen Leaf Lake is a …
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Your Ultimate Guide to the Most Beautiful Placerville, CA, Parks

When it comes to outdoor adventure, no place does it better than Northern California. From hiking and biking to kayaking and whitewater rafting, this diverse region offers endless opportunities to get out and explore. If you’re looking to spend a romantic day outdoors, we recommend visiting a few of our local parks during your stay! …
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Tee Up! Here Are Some of the Best Sacramento Golf Courses

Sacramento and the surrounding areas are home to some of the best golf courses in the country. Whether you’re looking to play a championship course, take a lesson from PGA pros, or hone your skills at the driving range, there are plenty of opportunities here. Are you ready to spend an unforgettable day on the …
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