- The list below includes 270 free or cheap things to do in or near Carmichael, California, including 84 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Laser Tag, Art Gallery and Botanical Gardens.
- From Gibbons Park to William B Pond Recreation Area, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Carmichael and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Sacramento, Folsom, Davis and Fair Oaks.
Ferns Park offers a range of playground activities for children. There is a large wooden structure with lots of steps, turns, secret tunnels and a bridge. They also have swings for babies and regular swings along with a toddler section.
Scenic Able's Acres is an apple farm and a member of the Apple Hill growers' collective. It sells many kinds of apples, baked goods, fruit butters, spices, chocolates, ciders and other apple-based products. Visitors are welcome from September to Christmas.
The longest owned Apple Hill farm is Larsen's Apples that features more than the farm. There are over 20 varieties of apples in addition to grapes, pears, juices, and even dried fruits available in addition to a bakery, museum, and family park.
Located in a structure that was originally built in 1852, the Placerville Historical Museum is owned and operated by the El Dorado County Historical Society. The collection is focused on the history of the Fountain and Tallman Soda Works building where it is housed.
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13395 New Airport Rd., Ste. H, Auburn, AL 95602 MoreLess Info
The Knee Deep Brewing Company has earned numerous awards, including the 'Gold Medal' at The Bistro 14th Annual DIPA Festival. The company has produced over 40 different types of beers, with a portion of the beers being seasonal.
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South Lake Tahoe / Placerville area, Placerville, CA 95667 MoreLess Info
The immense Eldorado National Forest is located in Placerville, California. The Forest has more than 80 camp sites and abundant picnic facilities. It also contains many lakes and popular hiking trails.
El Dorado National Forest features 80 developed campgrounds and picnic areas, hundreds of miles of roads and trails and abundant wildlife and plants. There are also numerous lakes, reservoirs, rivers and streams for fishing and water sports.