From Placerville travel northwest to Auburn State Recreation Area for camping, hiking, ATV riding, boating, and fishing. Closer to Placerville are opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking at Cronan Ranch Regional Trails Park. East of Placerville explore Eldorado National Forest while heading to Lake Tahoe. Many opportunities for camping, fishing, boating, and hiking along the way; visit Union Valley Reservoir, Ice House Reservoir, or Lower Bear River Reservoir. A section of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail can be accessed at Echo Summit near Desolation Wilderness. Official Bureau of Land Management metric topographic map @1:100,000 scale (roughly 3/4"=1 mile), color-coded to show surface management, i.e. agency vs. private or tribal ownership. Map shows roads, water features, recreation sites, points of interest, and the township and range lines. Maps show trails and developed recreation areas such as campgrounds. Use this map for Deer Hunting in Units D4 and D5. 2012
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