By Kelly Conroy
As a kid, I had a huge backyard. My parents never hesitated to push us out the back door with the directive, “Go play outside.” I spent whole weekends and entire summers playing, exploring, and exercising my imagination in that backyard. As a kid, it held all the possibilities for adventure I needed.
Now, with my ‘adulting’ efforts in full swing and a significantly smaller East Sacramento backyard, I find myself searching for outdoor experiences that don’t require a dip into my savings account or my vacation time.
Thankfully, it only takes a quick hop across the county line to find my grown up version of a big backyard – El Dorado County.
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