General Contact Number: (530) 621-5567

Parks and Trails


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​Physical Address: 
Mailing Address:​
​Parks and Trails
200 Armory Drive
Placerville, CA 95667
​Chief Administrative Office, Parks Division 
330 Fair Lane, Bldg. A
Placerville, CA 95667


The Parks and Trails office is currently open Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. We are located in the small building next to Joe's Skate Park. If you need in-person assistance, please contact us at (530) 621-5360 to schedule an appointment.


Parks Staff: 
​Phone Numbers: 

Zach Perras, Parks Manager: Zachary.Perras@edcgov.us

Jessica Araiza, Administrative Technician: Jessica.Araiza@edcgov.us

Shannon McDonald, Administrative Analyst: Shannon.McDonald@edcgov.us

Tim Canavarro, Parks Program Coordinator: Tim.Canavarro@edcgov.us

Brian Bettencourt, Parks Trail Maintenance: Brian.Bettencourt@edcgov.us

Nicholas Howle, Parks Trail Maintenance: Nicholas.Howle@edcgov.us

Local Number: (530) 621-5360

South Lake Tahoe: (530) 573-7955 ext. 5360

El Dorado Hills: (916) 358-3555 ext. 5360

Fax: (530) 642-0301

Reservations: (530) 621-5360


Parks Internship Opportunities

The County of El Dorado Parks Division is pleased to announce a new partnership with local colleges to provide internship opportunities to students. While the internships are UNPAID, each opportunity provides excellent training for anyone considering a future in Parks or Public Administration. Our division is looking for interns who are passionate about recreation, conservation, and parks. Come join us! For more information on current internship opportunities please contact our office. 


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