Trail of the Month: Tijuana Slough National Wildlife Refuge
This 2.5 mile trail has views of the ocean and Mexico in the distance
Easy, great for beginners who are new to exercising
2.5 miles out and back
Stroller friendly (with all-terrain wheels)
Start at Iris Avenue and Fifth Street in Imperial Beach. Follow the River Mouth Trail to the beach overlook, then extend your route on the out-and-back South McCoy Trail.
What to Instagram
Green marshes with an ocean backdrop.
Why We Love It
These flat dirt trails take you through peaceful protected spaces with views of the ocean and Mexico in the distance.
Where to Refuel
Have a traditional breakfast or seafood brunch by the beach (shrimp and grits or smoked salmon frittata) at SEA180 (800 Seacoast Drive, Imperial Beach).