Four hours north of Placerville is Mt. Shast. One of the many volcanic mountains between California, Oregon and Washington. The elevation of this volcano is approximately 14100 feet. One day I will join the group of individuals that have hiked and climbed this mountain.
Most people miss the Llamas while in Placerville. You can get private lessons at Crystal Springs Llamas. They are located at:
2478 Rimrock Rd.
Placerville CA. 95667