Go Apple Picking, Then Sleep In A Cabin Surrounded By Fall Foliage On This Weekend Getaway In Northern California

Going east on US HWY 50 you’ll find the towns of Placerville and Camino. Perhaps better known to locals as the location of Apple Hill. This area is filled with apple orchards and wineries. There are enough orchards and wineries that there will be something to do for everyone in your group. Yes, you’ll be able to eat many of the tasty apple treats, and you’ll be in for some surprises, too. There is always something new to see at Apple Hill! 

Fall is the busiest season. Locals and city-dwellers drive to the area to enjoy fall activities, as well as see the picture-perfect foliage. One of the most popular activities is apple picking. Whether you’re with a group of friends, or a family with little ones, apple picking is something everyone will enjoy. Several orchards will let you pick apples. It’s best to get a map of Apple Hill at the first place you visit when you arrive in the area. In order to experience all Camino has to offer, you’ll want to stay the night. Weekdays are a great time to visit to avoid crowds. If you visit on the weekend, be prepared to wait for parking and wait in lines– we’ve done it before, and it’s still so worth it!

Have you visited Apple Hill? What are some tips you’d give to other visitors? Tell us in the comments.

Address: 2221 Fruitridge Rd, Placerville, CA 95667, USA
Address: 2901 High Hill Rd, Placerville, CA 95667, USA

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