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County of San Diego

The Noblest Motive is the Public Good

The County of San Diego's efforts to make the region a great place to live help make it a great place for visitors as well. We invite you to explore the dozens of parks, preserves and trails we maintain, stay overnight at our campgrounds, or travel back in time to one of many historical sites and museums. If you spend time at one of San Diego's famous beaches, know that the County routinely checks water quality and posts findings online. We operate eight airports, including McClellan-Palomar, which offers a North San Diego County connection to Los Angeles International Airport.

Neighborhood: Downtown

1600 Pacific Hwy
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 531-5880

Just a Few County Parks Highlights

  • The San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve and its LEED Platinum-rated Nature Center
  • Tijuana River Valley Regional Park, where more than 300 bird species have been spotted among its diverse habitats
  • Agua Caliente camping park, featuring natural hot springs
  • San Diego Botanic Garden, with numerous varieties of trees and flowers on its 37 acres
  • Whaley House Museum, a favorite stop for ghost hunters

Learn More

  • Parks and Recreation website: sdparks.org
  • Beach and Bay Water Quality: sdbeachinfo.com
  • Latest news about the County countynewscenter.com

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