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Trail of the Month: San Pasqual Valley

This new portion of the San Dieguito River Park trail system has sweeping farm views


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Illustration by Ashleigh Corrin

Difficulty Level

Moderate, recreational runners in decent shape

Distance

8.8 miles

Good to Know

Dog & Horse Friendly
Not Stroller Friendly
Free Parking

Where

Start at Sikes Adobe Staging Area on Sunset Drive, off Bear Valley Parkway. Find the trailhead on the left before the road ends, and go east into the valley.

 

What to Instagram

Sweeping views of farm fields with mountains in the distance.

 

Why We Love It

This new portion of the San Dieguito River Park trail system connects trails by Lake Hodges to the Coast to Crest Trail system.

 

Where to Refuel

Grab craft beers and Thai food, including curries and noodles, at the funky Charm Thai Kitchen (11627 Duenda Road, Rancho Bernardo).

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