San Marcos Host 25th Annual Trails Day Hike

SAN MARCOS–The City celebrates 25 years of trail hikes with a seven and two-mile hike at Discovery Lake and Discovery Creek trails. Participants more challenging 7 mile hike with over 1000’ of elevation gain will be offered to Double Peak Park via the Cima Loop Trail and La Plaza Drive. Registration will take place at […]

San Diego Audubon’s Annual Bird Festival Returns In March

SAN DIEGO–Bird lovers of all ages will celebrate 20 years of birds and local bird habitats at the “Sea, Sage, and Sand” Bird Festival from March 3 to 6 at locations throughout San Diego county. Participants will spend four days celebrating the region’s abundant collection of bird species – one of the most diverse in the […]

San Diego Bike Coalition To Host Second-Annual Kerry’s Ride

SAN DIEGO,–The San Diego Bike Coalition, the countywide organization advocating for the rights of all people on bikes, invites two-wheeled travelers to test their legs at bike touring with the second-annual Kerry’s Ride. The two-day journey gives bicycle-lovers of all abilities the opportunity to pedal at a relaxed pace with friends along Southern California’s iconic coastline. The […]

San Marcos Plans Heart Of The City Hike

SAN MARCOS–The City begins the New Year with the first of its monthly guided hikes on January 2. The Heart of the City hike is an easy, three-mile trek on urban trails that will follow the rail trail east and visit Hollandia and Mulberry Parks. A more challenging eight-mile hike to the northern city limits […]

Mountain High Opens For Ski Season

Wrightwood, CA–Cold temperatures and recent snowfall allowed Mountain High to open for the 2015-2016 season this month. Skiers and snowboarders are expected to take advantage of the cooler weather by kicking off the season on Cruiser trail and testing out tricks in the rail garden. The Coyote chairlift will operate from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 […]

San Marcos To Host Hike At The Leo Carrillo Ranch

SAN MARCOS–The City will host a 4-mile hike on the trails of Rancho Dorado/Rancho Carrillo area December 5. A more challenging 5-mile hike with an elevation gain of 350’ (uphill to Simmons Family Park) will be offered. Hikers will have an opportunity to visit Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park. Registration will take place at 8:30 a.m. at […]

Hikes And Cave Exploration Safety Tips

SAN DIEGO–The Sheriff’s Department is reminding the public to be safe when exploring caves or hiking in our mountain areas. There are only 29 parking spots on the trailhead off of Thornbush Road in Ramona. Cars blocking the road and driveway access will be towed at the owner’s expense. Bringing or drinking alcohol in the […]

San Marcos Offers Free Hike

SAN MARCOS–The City’s Community Services will present a free hike at the 23rd annual San Marcos Trails Day on November 1 in San Marcos. Participants can register at 8:30 a.m. prior to the hike which begins at 9 a.m. Participants will choose from an easy 3-mile hike and a more challenging, 7-mile hike. San Marcos Trails […]

San Diego DogFest Walk ‘N Roll To Benefit Canine Companions For Independence

SAN DIEGO–Get ready for a tail waggin’ good time at the San Diego DogFest Walk ‘n Roll, the signature national event of Canine Companions for Independence! Grab a leash and join us in NTC Park at Liberty Station for lots of fun and family-friendly activities as we raise money to provide highly trained assistance dogs for people with […]

Thousands Expected For 7th Annual Bike The Bay Ride

SAN DIEGO–Want the best view of San Diego County? Grab your bike and ride Bike the Bay– the only opportunity to pedal across the renowned San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge followed by a loop on the newly expanded Bayshore Bikeway. Participants in this causal 25-mile ride will experience some of the county’s most breathtaking waterfront views during […]