The El Dorado National Forest offers the ideal opportunity for outdoor escape. Only a 4-5 hour drive from San Francisco and 1-1.5 from Sacramento, travelers have the opportunity to bask in the forest sunshine or take a stroll alongside the deep sapphire blue Lake Tahoe. Located in the central Sierra Nevada, this region is world famous for a reason. Movie stars have flocked to the Lake Tahoe area for generations for its crystal waters and scenic vistas. If you prefer to seek solitude entirely, check out the desolation wilderness area. Visitors have every opportunity to soak up every benefit of living life outdoors. Don’t miss out on the eco-friendly options or the more uniquely styled cabins. You are sure to make all your friends jealous when you book a vacation rental near El Dorado National Forest.