where everyone
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French lavender, fresh, locally sourced and organic fruits and vegetables, reveal the earthy abundance of summer along the El Dorado County Farm Trails.

Wine grapes, pumpkins, olives and seasonal produce from local growers take center stage through fall, as the recreational festivities and aromas of cider, BBQ, pastries and pies from Apple Hill beckon locals and visitors back from near and afar.

And as the holidays draw near, local Christmas tree farms, holiday fairs and unique Artesian crafters and gift shops ring in the magic of the season; the perfect day trip for bay area families, and tranquil bed & breakfast lodging for those seeking an intimate weekend getaway.

These are the jewels inspired by nature that await you along the El Dorado County Farm Trails

Farmer’s Market  Our Farms & Members  Guide & Map

Quilt Trail

History Through Art; The Quilt Trail Project

The story of El Dorado County, it’s people and heritage, is told through painted works of art —quilts— featured on old barns, historic buildings, gardens and legacy cites throughout the county.

Alpacas of El Dorado

4535 BOO BEAR LANE SOMERSET, CA.  95684 Proprietors:  Laurie and Scott Findlay The story of this ranch’s beginning is almost as interesting as the animals themselves.  It is almost as though this couple was led by the hand to a vocation that has fulfilled their life’s...

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Lucinda’s Country Inn

6701 Perry Creek Road Fair Play, CA 95684 Proprietors:  Lucinda and Daryl Sullivan Tucked into the back roads of the Fair Play wine country and next door to Amador’s Shenandoah Valley, this Bed and Breakfast Inn is home to seekers of the grape who may want a break...

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Full Moon Farm

A country road takes you up hills and curves to a 32-acre farm nestled in a forest setting that feels far and away from the city just a mile or so back there. Nearby, huge rock cliffs soar upward and serve as the name for road, “Big Cut”.  Turns out it is an old gold mining…

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Upcoming Events

Never miss a family-friendly opportunity to experience the unique events held throughout the county, or sponsored by El Dorado County Farm Trails and our member farms and businesses.

The El Dorado County Event Calendar