An active and vibrant community in itself is the unique town of Shingle Springs, located about 40 miles from Sacramento. It lies in the heart of the historic Gold Country foothills; one need not worry about reaching here for it rests directly on Highway50! With major towns Placerville and Coloma located in the proximity of just 15 miles, Shingle Springs can be accessed very easily to enjoy nature’s own creations fit into this place. In fact, Shingle Springs acts like a gateway for its county El Dorado and is known for its warm and friendly people. One could opt to reside in one of the bigger towns nearby and drive down to Shingle Springs for a day picnic or adventure course!