Cowles Mountain via Barker Way (Mission Trails Regional Park) Filed under Dog Friendly, Mission Trails, Peaks, San Diego, Trail Write-Ups, Under 5 miles Cowles Mountain is the tallest point within the City of San Diego, and one of the most popular hikes in the county.
Enjoy a hidden oasis at Damon Lane, a 29-acre park hidden between Mt. Helix and Rancho San Diego in the City of El Cajon. The park features a creek, grassy open space, and thick groves of trees along well marked trails ready for hiking, biking, walking a dog or riding a horse.
Dictionary Hill Open Space Preserve in Spring Valley is the newest addition to the County’s open space parks. Thanks to the dedication and perseverance of the Dictionary Hill Open Space Advocates, the County Board of Supervisors recently voted to acquire and preserve these 175 acres.
Dictionary Hill Open Space Preserve in Spring Valley is the newest addition to the County’s open space parks. Thanks to the dedication and perseverance of the Dictionary Hill Open Space Advocates, the County Board of Supervisors recently voted to acquire and preserve these 175 acres. In the 1800’s, Dictionary Hill was known as Lookout Mountain.
About Fletcher Hills. Fletcher Hills is a community in El Cajon, California that offers beautiful canyon views. Residents enjoy being close to stores, restaurants, parks, schools, and services. Fletcher Hills is comprised of mostly single family homes although there are a few apartments and condos.
14787 Olde Hwy. 80, El Cajon, CA 92021 Park: (619) 561-0180 Reservations: (858) 565-3600, (877) 565-3600. Hours: 9:30 a.m. – sunset, daily Pedestrian access is available from sunrise to sunset, daily. Public vehicle access and restrooms are open from 9:30 a.m. to sunset.
Nestled in the northwest corner of El Cajon, Gillespie Field is a gateway to the world. It’s an important part of its community. Gillespie Field is the oldest and largest of the County’s eight airports. It includes not just runways, tower, and a terminal, but many airport-related businesses as well.
Grossmont High School Museum - Honoring the Past In October 2008, a dream was realized with the Grand Opening of the GHS Museum on the Grossmont campus. Prior to its opening, Connie Baer, Class of 1965, and Lynn Baer, Class of 1969, spent 18 months, organizing and creating the Museum displays.
McGinty Mountain is considerably less popular than some of the county’s more well-known peaks, like Cowles Mountain, Iron Mountain, and Mount Woodson. This can only be due to its comparatively remote location, because it is a beautiful and challenging hike with some amazing views.
On any given day, the main route up Cowles Mountain, the highest point in the city of San Diego, is busy. A route with less traffic and easy parking is the Mesa Trail route that may be accessed via Mesa Road in Santee or Lake Murray Boulevard on the western side of El Cajon near Grossmont College.
Today, I pulled my child from Lakeview and enrolled her in the same school that my other children went to. I explained why I was leaving Lakeview and was told by the new school that they are far more strict regarding lice. That Lakeview is following the State of California's policy regarding lice.
El Cajon Mountain Trail is a 10.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Lakeside, California that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
Spring Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Diego County, California. The population was 28,205 at the 2010 census. The name "Spring Valley" may also refer to a wider area including the Spring Valley CDP, La Presa and part of the neighborhood of Casa de Oro (which extends into La Mesa).
Sycuan Casino is not a new casino in San Diego. In fact, we’ve been entertaining local guests since 1983, and continue to this day in our freshly renovated facility. At Sycuan Casino, we strive to provide our visitors with a one of a kind experience that is unmatched by any other southern California casino.