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Oct 24, 2011 - Indian Valley

There are many great places to visit in our area of Northern California; quite a few only a day’s drive away. One that stands out because of the pleasant surprise at the end of the road is Indian Valley in the El Dorado National Forest. This very beautiful area, off Highway 88 just past Carson Pass, lies south of Lake Tahoe. Beginning north of Sacramento, we traveled east from Sacramento on Highway 50 to Sly Park Road, about 55 miles up the hill. At Jenkinson Lake, Forest Road 5 (the Mormon Immigrant Trail) runs about 25 miles to Highway...

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