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      Guided Hike: Pond Loop & Horizon Rock Trails at Eagle Peak Ranch in Julian


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      September 28, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

      5030 Eagle Peak Road
      Julian, California 92036

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      Guided Hike: Pond Loop & Horizon Rock Trails at Eagle Peak Ranch

      Join the San Diego River Park Foundation for a guided hike through Eagle Peak Ranch, a 414 acre open space preserve! Hikers will explore the Pond Loop and Horizon Rock Trails. The Pond Loop Trail offers an easy 1.7 mile hike around the pond, through an oak woodland, and past Native American grinding stones. After a snack break, hikers will continue on to the 1.2 mile long Horizon Rock Trail that offers great views of the valley, San Diego River and Temescal Creek Gorge, Homestead Trail, and the surrounding mountains.

      Come enjoy a beautiful day in nature and see for yourself why the San Diego River is worth preserving!

      Pond Loop Trail:
      • Distance (Roundtrip): 1.7
      • Elevation Change: 178ft
      • Difficulty: Easy

      Horizon Rock Trail:
      • Distance (Roundtrip): 1.2 miles
      • Elevation Change: 381ft
      • Difficulty: Moderate

      How to Prepare:
      • Bring at least 2 liters of water. It will be HOT!
      • Wear sturdy hiking shoes and sun protection to keep yourself comfortable.
      • Pack a sack lunch or snack.
      • Dogs are not allowed.

      Location: Eagle Peak Ranch is about 1.5 hours by car from central San Diego near the town of Julian. Please RSVP for directions to the trailhead. Without specific directions you will get lost.

      RSVP is required. To be added to the RSVP list, please email volunteer@sandiegoriver.org or call (619) 297-7380.

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Kids & Family | Organizations & Meetups | Outdoors & Recreation

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.