Eagle Mine & High Point Gold Mine Tour in Julian

The town of Julian is a fun little hideaway that is visited often by people from San Diego and Temecula for the excellent pie. I have driven there on a few occasions just to get pie as well; it is that good. That being said, the town of Julian has a lot more to offer, […]

Three Sisters Falls: San Diego County’s Three Tiered Seasonal Waterfall

Three Sisters Waterfall, about 30 minutes south of Julian, is one of the premier Southern California waterfalls when it is flowing. This set of falls cascade over the rocks and there are three main falls (making up the three sisters). It is best to visit after a good season of rain. While the area is […]

Stonewall Peak in Cuyamaca Rancho State Park

Stonewall Peak is one of those spots I am surprised it took so long for me to hear about. It is one of the best hikes I have been on in a while for the amount of difficulty to the amount of payoff. The payoff on this hike is huge with expansive views and carved rock steps […]

Hot Springs Mountain Fire Lookout: Highest Point in San Diego County

Located right in the middle of the Los Coyotes Indian Reservation is the tallest mountain in San Diego County, Hot Springs Mountain. While it is pretty far away from San Diego city it is a worthy adventure to drive / hike to with a great old wooden fire lookout right at the top. The trail is somewhat hard to […]