A Solo Adventurerís Guide to El Dorado County

Posted by Miley Munroe on May 13th, 2019

We all know how taking a trip with family or friends can be such a rewarding experience, with all the laughs and memories to last for a lifetime. So, you might think that traveling solo won’t be as enriching, without all your favorite people to share it with. However, nothing could be farther from the truth. When you set out alone, you will get to witness and do things that you may have never done otherwise. El Dorado County, one of the most gorgeous places in California, is the perfect destination for a solo getaway. Whether you want to try mountain biking in a heavenly Lake Tahoe trail or go rafting on the American River, El Dorado offers some great adventures to get your adrenaline rushing.

Take a gander at some of the exciting activities that you can partake in: 

  •  Hiking

El Dorado County boasts of some of the most beautiful hiking trails in the country. With its rolling hills and stunning vistas, the place is every hike enthusiast’s paradise. Hike up the picturesque Pacific Crest Trail to experience the beauty of nature like never before or climb Mt. Tallac to feel like you are on top of the world. And when you are alone, you can spend as much time as you want to take in the sights. This will give you the opportunity

  •  Mountain biking

Whether you are an expert or someone simply looking to test the mountain biking waters, El Dorado has miles of trails running through it. And most of these trails are accessible throughout the year. The single as well as double trails, especially those near Lake Tahoe, will not just get your heart thumping but also offer you some extraordinary views of the area. The feeling of conquering a trail that you thought was tough, immersing yourself in nature or even trying to set time goals for every trail that you try out - these are some of the things that will make your solo trip worth it. However, remember to find out about the Lake Tahoe mountain bike trail conditions before you set out.

  •  Whitewater rafting

If you wish to be part of an exhilarating rafting expedition on the American River, El Dorado is the place for you, my friend! There are many companies in the area that provide fun whitewater rafting experiences that are totally safe. You can paddle down the spectacular rapids and enjoy all the thrills and excitement of rafting. Moreover, you will encounter new people and make new memories along the way.

A solo trip can be life-changing. And if you haven’t tried it out, you are missing out! If you value independence and empowerment, it is time you pack your bags and head out.

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