Christmas bells are ringing throughout El Dorado County. Still looking for those perfect gifts for everyone on your list? Well, look no further than what is right in our immediate area. Regardless of what your loved ones' interests are, there is an unique gift for them from a local business! Check out our recommendations for the best El Dorado County Christmas gifts!

 

El Dorado County is filled with some of the best vineyards in the country! Treat someone on your list to these delicious local wines. There are many different Christmas gift options from bottles, tastings, and tours! Check out Fair Play Wineries for a list of the amazing wineries in Fairplay for ideas. If you are interested in buying someone a winery tour, check out the great options through Sierra Wine Experience out of Folsom.

 

El Dorado County is horse country! If you have someone on your list that loves horses, consider signing them up for horseback riding lessons! There are many fantastic ranches in the area, including Horseback Paradise Ranch Equestrian Center (4381 Paradise Lane, Placerville) and

Sundance Springs Ranch (3261 Shingle Springs Drive, Shingle Springs).

 

The Sierra Nevada Mountains offer incredible natural settings throughout El Dorado County. Give the gift of the great outdoors this Christmas with America the Beautiful Passes or California State Parks Passes. The National Park passes are $80 for an annual pass and allow access to nearby El Dorado National Forest. There are many different options for passes through California State Parks. This is a great gift for any outdoor enthusiast in El Dorado County due to the large concentration of state parks in the area. Passes will give your loved one access to Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, Rattlesnake Bar State Park, Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park, Prairie City State Park, Folsom Lake State Recreation Area, and more!  

 
Is there someone who loves winter in your family? Give them a gift that allows them ample time outside in the snow! Buy them a 90 minute skate session at the historic Folsom Ice Rink (Reading Street, Folsom). If they love to hit the slopes, buy a season pass and/or lift tickets for them at Kirkwood Mountain.