Lava Cap Winery
A family of oenophile-geologists picked this spot for its volcanic soil, which grows very fine wine grapes. Free tastings, though sips...
Hangtown's Gold Bug Park & Mine
About 1 mile north of town via Bedford Ave, this historical park stands on the site of four mining claims that yielded gold from 1849 to...
El Dorado County Historical Museum
On the El Dorado County Fairgrounds west of downtown (exit north on Placerville Dr from Hwy 50), is this complex of restored buildings,...
The Liar's Bench survives as the town’s classic watering hole under a neon martini sign that beckons after dark.
Ski bunnies and bums fill this diner and bakery counter on the weekends en route to Tahoe, filling up with egg dishes and top-notch...
1709 Carson Rd · interesting places nearby
Boeger Winery information
Amid vineyards that were planted in the Gold Rush era, relegated to producing sacramental wine for the local church during Prohibition, and then restored in the 1970s, this historic winery pours a mind-boggling number of varietals, but the flagship wine is Barbera.