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San Diego, CA+1-858-483-6780
24 - Apr
(Nearby Event: Family, Sports & Recreation)
Where:San Diego Natural History Museum, 1788 El Prado, San Diego, California, United States, 92101
Scarlet larkspur and Indian pinks often brighten this challenging hike that climbs to the top of Oakzanita Peak for a spectacular view. There will be an option for a less strenuous hike of about 5 miles. This is an intermediate 5 or 7 mile hike with an elevation gain/loss of up to 1500 feet. 8 AMñ12:30 PM or 8 AMñ1:30 PM. (Descanso) From I-8, exit at CA-79. Turn left and go 2.6 miles. Turn left to stay on CA-79 and go 3.2 miles. As you enter Cuyamaca Rancho State Park, park in the dirt lot immediately to the right after the sign. No facilities. (GPS N32.889480, W116.576014) We are always hoping to see wildlife. Please leave dogs at home and come enjoy nature. About Nature Hikes: Canyoneers are San Diego Natural History Museum volunteers trained to teach appreciation of plants and animals in southern California. Walks are open to the public; no reservations are required. For more information visit the Canyoneer hikes page--https://www.sdnhm.org/calendar/public-programs/canyoneer-hikes/
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