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San Diego County Parks & Recreation

San Diego County Parks & Recreation

Pack up the family and plan a weekend in the San Diego wilderness. The San Diego County Parks and Recreation Department offer's some of the most scenic and popular outdoor spaces across the county.  

From RV, tent, and cabin camping, to hiking and horseback riding, to stepping back in history for a glimpse of what used to be, the San Diego County Parks and Recreation Department provides many opportunities to get in touch with nature and spend some quality time outdoors.

Neighborhood: Mission Valley and Old Town

5500 Overland Avenue, Suite 410
San Diego, CA 92123

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Contact Info

(858) 565-3600
askparks.lue@sdcounty.ca.gov

Hours

Ranging From: 9:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Social

Events to check out

Event

Dia de los Muertos at Rancho Guajome Adobe

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 26, 2019

Celebrate a 3,000-year-old "Dia de los Muertos" (Day of the Dead) ritual – a time for the dead to return home to visit loved ones, feast on their favorite foods, drinks and listen to their...

Event

San Dieguito Fall Festival

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 26, 2019

Experience the fall season close to the coast! Try your luck to win prizes in our games, get your face painted or paint your own pumpkin masterpiece. Absorb the beauty of the fall foliage while...

Event

Lakeside Halloween Festival

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 26, 2019

Dress in costume and bring the whole family for an evening full of trick-or-treats, music, food, games and prizes! All ages are welcome and there's no cost to attend. Children must be accompanied by...

Event

Fallbrook Halloween Festival

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 26, 2019

Dress in costume and bring the whole family for an evening full of trick-or-treats, music, food, games and prizes! All ages are welcome and there's no cost to attend. Children must be accompanied by...

Event

Spring Valley Halloween Festival

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 26, 2019

Dress in costume and bring the whole family for an evening full of trick-or-treats, music, food, games and prizes! All ages are welcome and there's no cost to attend. Children must be accompanied by...

Event

Dos Picos Haunted Trails

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 26, 2019

During this time of year, the woods come to life with creatures, natural and supernatural. Meet the Rangers and Spirit Guides in the day-use parking lot by the light at the restroom. Guided hikes are...

Event

Haunted Trails at Morrison Pond

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 26, 2019

Enjoy the spooky trails at Morrison Pond with this ranger-led hike. Bring the whole family and a flashlight to test your bravery with the supposed ghosts and ghouls that inhabit this area around this...

Event

Waterfront Pumpkin Patch

San Diego County Parks & Recreation
Oct 27, 2019

All ages will enjoy a festive event at Waterfront Park! Roam the pumpkin patch to find the perfect pumpkin to take home or to decorate at the crafts tables. Supplies will be provided. Downtown...

Amenities:

  • Capacity from 20 to 2,000 People (Based on Park)
  • Picnic Tables
  • Covered Pavilions
  • Outdoor Lawn Areas
  • Barbecues

Programs and Activities:

  • Expansive Space for Team Building Activities
  • Presentation Areas
  • Sports Courts and Fields (Based on Park)
  • Two Splash Parks
  • World-Class Fishing

Amenities:

  • Capacity from 20 to 2,000 People (Based on Park)
  • Picnic Tables
  • Covered Pavilions
  • Outdoor Lawn Areas
  • Barbecues
  • Playgrounds and Activity Areas (Based on Park)

Programs and Activities:

  • Expansive Space for Team Building Activities
  • Presentation Areas
  • Sports Courts and Fields (Based on Park)
  • Two Splash Parks
  • World-Class Fishing
  • Group Camping Opportunities

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