The Piedras Pintadas and Bernardo Bay Trails

The Piedras Pintadas and Bernardo Bay Trails are part of the San Dieguito River Park, which includes a significant chunk of the Coast-to-Crest Trail, Bernardo Mountain, and Lake Hodges. Both trails travel through former Kumeyaay land, and there are many interpretive signs, especially on Piedras Pintadas, that will explain Kumeyaay ways.Distance: 5.5Elevation Gained: 600'Difficulty: ModerateTime: …

Double Peak

Double Peak is a fairly prominent high point of San Marcos in north county San Diego. It is easily accessible via car or wide fire trail, although there are more rugged and challenging ways to access the summit. The views from the top are pretty good, and they include most of the topography of San …

Rancho La Costa Habitat Conservation Area

This small network of trails with a cumbersome name includes Carlsbad's high point and allows for some pretty nice views of North County, as well as a decent, easily accessible workout.Distance: 4.4Elevation Gained: 600'Difficulty: EasyTime: 1:30Critters: NoneGet there like this.┬áDetails:As I increasingly turn to newer experiences, I've started exploring some of the community trails and …