Local Hero

Snowshoe Thompson

Mural Project

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#9 PARKING GARAGE GARDEN

Dancing Shadows

Garden Project

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

VOLUNTEERS AT WORK and Donate to Community Pride link to city address...

Community Pride Outreach Project Workdays at Various Gardens & Projects

​Walking Tour of Twelve Community Pride Gardens and Projects along Lower, Upper and Downtown Main Street.  Our Tour Starts here at the City Clock landmark in at downtown Main Street.  From here you will find the Druid landmark loop to the east at Upper Main Street and to the west the Bell Tower landmark link to lower Main Street.  Our Placerville Walking Tour includes US 50 Caltrans Adopt-A-Highway California Golden Poppies and Mountain Meadow Wildflowers, Gold Bug Park Garden, Hangtown Creek at Wildflower at Welcome Sign, Randolph Creek along the El Dorado Trail.

#3. Monument Garden Project

Honor Local Fallen 

Plaque Project

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

West of the Snowshoe Thompson

 Mural is a plaque with more information.

Volunteers at Work, Monument Garden Fundraising, Public Art, Old Placerville Walk for the History Buff and California Poppy Seeding. 

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#11 REDWOODS AT BROADWAY

Urban Forest & Daffodils

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

- Go Here, Community Pride Committee Website and to the City of Placerville Website Home Page for Community Pride Committee:

Overview map of our gardens and projects inventory walk

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#5. Gold Bug Park

Walk to Gold Mine

Garden Project

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

"dedicated to improving the

grace & charm of Placerville"

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

Garden Wall Mural

Whimsical Creatures

at Mooney Lot Garden

Call To Volunteers

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

Community Pride Volunteers ~30 years at Work in Public Gardens & Projects~ Placerville, California

BELL TOWER LANDMARK

Lower Main Street

Tour to the West 

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#1.  Old City Hall Lot Gardens 

at the base of buildings, along Main Street 

and at Hangtown Creek

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#7 MOONEY LOT GARDEN

Maple Shade Trees

Mountain Theme 

​Walking Tour of Twelve Community Pride Gardens and Projects along Lower, Upper and Downtown Main Street.  Our Tour Starts here at the City Clock landmark in at downtown Main Street.  From here you will find the Druid landmark loop to the east at Upper Main Street and to the west the Bell Tower landmark link to lower Main Street.  Our Placerville Walking Tour includes US 50 Caltrans Adopt-A-Highway California Golden Poppies and Mountain Meadow Wildflowers, Gold Bug Park Garden, Hangtown Creek at Wildflower at Welcome Sign, Randolph Creek along the El Dorado Trail.

Broadway Court Garden Project

Blackberry Removal and Native Plant Nurturing

Between El Dorado Trail and Randolph Creek

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

Community Pride Archives * Placerville Garden Walk * Plant Palette Database

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#6 IVY HOUSE GARDEN

at Cork Oak 

with Colorful Flowers

California Golden Poppy Wildflower Seeding Project at Town Hall along El Dorado Trail

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

Placerville Walking Tour Mobile App!

Flag Counter Flag Counter Flag Counter

​Walking Tour of Twelve Community Pride Gardens and Projects along Lower, Upper and Downtown Main Street.  Our Tour Starts here at the City Clock landmark in at downtown Main Street.  From here you will find the Druid landmark loop to the east at Upper Main Street and to the west the Bell Tower landmark link to lower Main Street.  Our Placerville Walking Tour includes US 50 Caltrans Adopt-A-Highway California Golden Poppies and Mountain Meadow Wildflowers, Gold Bug Park Garden, Hangtown Creek at Wildflower at Welcome Sign, Randolph Creek along the El Dorado Trail.

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#4. Ore Cart River of Gold

at Gold Bug Sign

Garden Project

Gold Bug Park Garden Project Interpretive Coming This Spring!

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

City Clock Landmark

Downtown Main Street Tour Starts Here 

Historic Placerville Walk Along Points of Historic Interest Along Downtown Main Street

Welcome, we hope you find what you're looking for, enjoy!

#2.  Main at Bedford Ave

Downtown Main Street Sign 

Color Spot Garden Project

COMMUNITY PRIDE ARCHIVES

PLANT PALETTE DATABASE PLACERVILLE PETALS PHOTOS by JOSETTE JOHNSON 

Placerville Community Pride Gardens and Projects Walking Tour Map Sampler

#10 WELCOME SIGN WILDFLOWERS

Mountain Meadow Garden and Hangtown Creek Garden Project

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

See Magical Fairies, Fairy Doors and Whimsical Creatures in the Public Art Murals by Debra Power. If you look closely you will see Fairy Garden Popup Portals by Josette Johnson and Garden Paw Print Stepping Stones by Debra Power located  near the Fairy Garden Projects! 

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

Donate to Community Pride

#8 FOX LOT GARDENS 

Flower and Stormwater Filter

Garden Project

​Walking Tour of Twelve Community Pride Gardens and Projects along Lower, Upper and Downtown Main Street.  Our Tour Starts here at the City Clock landmark in at downtown Main Street.  From here you will find the Druid landmark loop to the east at Upper Main Street and to the west the Bell Tower landmark link to lower Main Street.  Our Placerville Walking Tour includes US 50 Caltrans Adopt-A-Highway California Golden Poppies and Mountain Meadow Wildflowers, Gold Bug Park Garden, Hangtown Creek at Wildflower at Welcome Sign, Randolph Creek along the El Dorado Trail.

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

​Walking Tour of Twelve Community Pride Gardens and Projects along Lower, Upper and Downtown Main Street.  Our Tour Starts here at the City Clock landmark in at downtown Main Street.  From here you will find the Druid landmark loop to the east at Upper Main Street and to the west the Bell Tower landmark link to lower Main Street.  Our Placerville Walking Tour includes US 50 Caltrans Adopt-A-Highway California Golden Poppies and Mountain Meadow Wildflowers, Gold Bug Park Garden, Hangtown Creek at Wildflower at Welcome Sign, Randolph Creek along the El Dorado Trail.

Monument Garden Fundraising

Bedford at Main Street 

PLACERVILLE GARDEN WALK

A walking tour of city gardens, work projects, public art

with points of historic interest 


~ CITY CLOCK LANDMARK ~ 

* Old City Hall Gardens * Fern Fairy Murals * Old Placerville Map

* Main at Bedford Garden * Monument Garden Project * Ore Cart Garden Project


~ DRUID MONUMENT LANDMARK ~ 

* Ivy House Garden  * Mooney Lot Garden 

* Garden Wall Mural * Randolph Creek Project

* Town Hall Poppies at El Dorado Trail * Gold Bug Park Garden Project


~ BELL TOWER LANDMARK ~ 

* Fox Lot Gardens * Snowshoe Thompson Mural * Snowshoe Historic Plaque 

* Parking Garage Garden * Welcome Sign Wildflowers

* Redwoods at Broadway *Hangtown Creek Project

- City Gardens * Work Projects * Public Art -

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

​Walking Tour of Twelve Community Pride Gardens and Projects along Lower, Upper and Downtown Main Street.  Our Tour Starts here at the City Clock landmark in at downtown Main Street.  From here you will find the Druid landmark loop to the east at Upper Main Street and to the west the Bell Tower landmark link to lower Main Street.  Our Placerville Walking Tour includes US 50 Caltrans Adopt-A-Highway California Golden Poppies and Mountain Meadow Wildflowers, Gold Bug Park Garden, Hangtown Creek at Wildflower at Welcome Sign, Randolph Creek along the El Dorado Trail.

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

DRUID MONUMENT LANDMARK

Upper Main Street Tour to the East

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

#12 CALTRANS ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY AT TRAIL AND CREEK

Mobile App Garden Walk by Josette Johnson Placerville California
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

Fairy Garden Murals

at Old City Hall Lot and Restroom

along Stone Gardens

Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals


Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Map by Josette Johnson Community Pride Archives Placerville Califorinia
Photos by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals
Photo by Josette Johnson Placerville Petals

Poppy Seed Project and Learning Garden Caltrans Adopt-A-Highway at US 50

El Dorado Trail and Randolph Creek

Photo by Josette Johnson

Thank you for visiting the Archives for Community Pride Volunteers 

Placerville Garden Walk * Mobile App * Historic Garden Walk

Placerville Petals Photos * Plant Palette Database

COMMUNITY PRIDE VOLUNTEERS