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Nice Drive from South Lake Tahoe

Our drive was a sunny day in October and the leaves were every shade of orange, gold and yellow. A... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
janetmcd1665
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San Antonio, Texas
Photographers: Great location to shoot the Aspens in Oct.

This review is for photographers who what to shoot fall colors - especially Aspens. About 2 hr... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
drastler
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Roseville, California
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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

The fall colors are now perfect. But, get here soon before they fade. The aspens, especially around Sorensen’s are fantastic, gold, orange and still a little bit of green. HURRY!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our drive was a sunny day in October and the leaves were every shade of orange, gold and yellow. A nice surprise to find these sights set against the hills and mountain sides. There are few stores and cafes along the way but those seemed...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2018

This review is for photographers who what to shoot fall colors - especially Aspens. About 2 hr drive from Sacramento. Bring food and drinks or other wise stock up in Placerville. Some like to stay at Sorrensons cabins but I would stay in South Lake...More

2  Thank drastler
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to Hope Valley Outdoors to try cross-country skiing while our friends were downhill skiing. It was an amazing experience. We got a lesson that was really geared for our differing ability levels. Our instructor was patient, insightful and easy to...More

1  Thank Anna G
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

The fall colors are now perfect. But, get here soon before they fade. The aspens, especially around Sorensen’s are fantastic, gold, orange and still a little bit of green. HURRY!!!

2  Thank GarySLT
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

My husband & I were off exploring on our Adventure Motorcycle. We saw the sign for Hope Valley & decided to see what this valley was all about. Well I must say it is beautiful...peaceful...it takes your breath away! There is camping, fishing, boating &...More

1  Thank JstLv2Crz
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We discovered this Beautiful Valley on a trip from Sacramento CA to Gardnerville Nevada and Highway 395 The West Carson River flows through a beautiful meadow with great fishing . Check out Sorenson's Resort for breakfast or lunch. Not fond of their dinners. Markleville is...More

1  Thank 70Hungry
Reviewed July 25, 2017

We stayed 5 nights at the Hope Valley Campground. Host was great. She was able to put us in a spot the fit both our truck and trailer. We had a great view of the meadow. There us a fork if the Carson River nearby....More

1  Thank Jackie L
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Visited twice in recent weeks. First trip was for fishing. We stayed in the Forest Service campground at Hope Valley (others were full!) and it was a lovely spot, high enough to be cool even in daytime, and well run by a campground host, and...More

1  Thank shlamont
Reviewed March 11, 2016

This is a great recreation area for all seasons. Great snowmobiling in the winter, great trails in the summer, awesome fishing. Just make sure you have a full tank of gas, cause there really isn't much out there.

Thank eric F
Reviewed May 14, 2015

We like to go to Hope Valley, which is accessible from highway 88 in the Sierras. During the winter there is snow play and cross country skiing. In the summer we like to drive further up the road to go to Blue Lakes. One can...More

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