What’s New

New Bass Lake History Book
Clarksville Region Historical Society has just published Bass Lake: A Gold Rush Artifact, a new local history book by John Thomson. The book tells the story of the development of the mining ditches of southern El Dorado County, the story of the ditch companies that built those ditch systems, and how and when Bass Lake, originally known as American Reservoir, came to be a living artifact of the Gold Rush of 1849. Click here to order your copy.

2024 Bass Lake Bulletins
All of our bulletins from this year.

Bass Lake Bulletin Archives
Published Bass Lake Bulletins 2003 – current

Save El Dorado County!
The Board of Supervisors and the Planning Department are ignoring the voter-approved General Plan. It’s time to take a stand by pursuing litigation.

Shingle Springs Community Alliance
A grassroots, community-based organization committed to promoting and preserving the rural quality of living in Shingle Springs

Stop Tilden Park
This development will increase traffic, overcrowding and commercial development. Please continue to spread the word and encourage friends and family to sign the online petition.

No San Stino
Stop the Shingle Springs Gun Range. It’s too close to Buckeye Elementary School, Discovery Hills Church, the Montessori School (CMP Shingle Springs), the El Dorado County trail, and multiple residences.

EDHCSD Approves Measure E for the November BallotVillage Life 21 June 2015
CSD to pursue golf course ballot measure

Village Life 27 April 2015
Parker, CSD agree on new sports park

Mather Airport Watch Website
Information concerning the impact of the Mather Airport Cargo Operation on the surrounding communities.

Village Life 23 February 2015
RUSD finalizes Bass Lake purchase

Village Life 24 Feb 2014
Survey says yes to open space, no to homes

Green Valley Alliance Initiative 19 Jan 2014
“Fix Traffic First / Keep Us Rural” Initiative

Green Valley Alliance
Look at “Projects” – you will find a clear listing of the future plans for Green Valley Road

Asbestos Links
Helpful links and references on the asbestos issue in El Dorado County.

Real Estate Pros Turn Dirt to Create Farm
El Dorado Hills Natural Farms is now open for business! Link to article in El Dorado Hills Telegraph above (from Aug. 21, 2013).
To view their website, visit: www.edhfarms.com

Pelicans and Canada Geese share the waters of beautiful Bass Lake.

Pelicans and Canada Geese share the waters of beautiful Bass Lake.

A bald eagle soars above the waters of beautiful Bass Lake.

A bald eagle soars above the waters of beautiful Bass Lake.