Placerville RV Resort & Campground

What is Apple Hill? A Seasonal Tradition Worth Discovering

The Apple Hill Experience: A Cornucopia of ActivitiesAre you looking for an unforgettable family experience this fall? Nestled near the Sierra foothill town of Placerville, between the vibrant city of Sacramento and the stunning Lake Tahoe, lies a hidden gem-Apple Hill.

Apple Hill isn’t just another agricultural community; it’s a 50-year-old tradition that unites families in a unique blend of activities. From apple picking to wine tasting, pony rides to pumpkin carving, there’s something for everyone. And the best part? We at Placerville RV Resort & Campground are just a 20-minute drive away!

Don’t miss out; the season runs from September 1st to December 1st!

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The Apple Hill Experience:

A Cornucopia of Activities

What can you do at Apple Hill? The question should be, what can’t you do? This fall paradise offers a plethora of activities that cater to all ages.

  • Apple and Berry Picking
  • Pony Rides
  • Face Painting
  • Crafting
  • Hay Bale Mazes
  • Train & Tractor Rides
  • Fishing
  • Pumpkin Carving

  • Games
  • Local Arts and Crafts
  • Homemade Candies and Baked Goods
  • Picturesque Views
  • Award-Winning Wineries
  • Craft Beer Tastings
  • And More!

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Spotlight on Farms & Vineyards

The following is a select few of over 50 orchards participating in the Apple Hill tradition.

If you’d like to view more, check out the complete list of Apple Hill Growers.

Your Perfect Stay at Placerville RV Resort

After a day of apple picking, wine tasting, and family fun, what better place to unwind than Placerville RV Resort & Campground? We’re the closest, most convenient resort to all the Apple Hill excitement. Come back to a cozy cabin or spacious RV or tent campsite and recharge for another day of adventure.


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