Bacchi Hills, Coloma, CaliforniaI’ve been collecting links and other resources that can be of value to you as you look for the perfect home site, or make your decisions about buying or selling near the South Fork of the American River, in the Coloma-Lotus area or elsewhere in El Dorado County.

Coloma-Lotus and the South Fork

Coloma Valley – Lots of information about the Coloma-Lotus area for visitors, community members, and prospective residents, including history, calendar of events, maps, food, lodging and other services.

Coloma-Lotus Chamber of Commerce – Though we’re a small community, our Chamber carries the weight of our 100-plus business members. Find out what this organization does for the community and how to become a part of it.

The American River – Explore the South Fork of the American River, where California’s first gold discovery was made here in Coloma. This site also provides information about the nearby Middle and North Forks of the American.

El Dorado County

El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce – Explore El Dorado County’s business community at this extensive and helpful web site.

El Dorado County Visitor’s Authority – You’ll find anything and everything for visitors and local residents looking to explore our beautiful county. Calendar of events, activities, shopping, outdoor recreation, wineries, Apple Hill, and skiing in South Lake Tahoe.

Local Resources

Archie’s Trucking and Backhoe – Archie Lawyer 530 622-1060 or 530 622-4288. Archie has been in Lotus since the 60’s and is an expert regarding road work, driveways, building pads, perc test work, septic installation, gravel delivery and more. Call him — he’s in Lotus and has always been.

Eric Ahola – is a Lotus contractor that understands a challenge I know that he took on a remodel that required elevating a home after a flood. He can be reached at 530 409-9406. License # 792930.

Mother Lode River Center – Whitewater Rafting with the assurance of over 30 years of experience. They are one of California’s original whitewater rafting outfitters with the industry’s finest safety record.

Terry Tarkenton – Terry of Tarkenton Construction has many years in Placerville, Coloma Lotus, Garden Valley, Somerset, Grizzly Flat. Terry has no boundaries to date most of all he is creative, reliable and resourceful especially in remodeling homes. He can be reached @ (530) 622-1949.