Top Adventures in Ramona

  • Hiking Mount Woodson's East Approach

    Mount Woodson is a well know hiking trail in San Diego County. It is know for its breath taking views and the famous potato chip rock. The Trail on the east side of the Mountain is fairly steep but is about half the distance of the trail on the w...

    4 miles

  • Explore the Sutherland Dam

    Once your on Sutherland Dam Rd, follow it until your right next to the dam. Park on the side of the road where you see a small turn-out. Walk down to the side of the dam and drop down onto the concrete flooring of the dam. Walk on-top where allow...

    1 miles

  • Hike to Cedar Creek Falls

    The trail starts out at a hill in a residential area and ends in an unexpected spot where there is a beautiful waterfall complete with swimming hole. Surrounded by 75-foot high cliffs, a magnificent waterfall splashes into a pool known as the Devi...

    4.2 miles

  • Day Hike Iron Mountain

    Iron Mountain is the longest wilderness trail in Poway, CA. The parking lot is free and provides bathroom and water fountain amenities. The distance from the parking area to the summit is approximately 3.2 miles. Beginning with a wide smooth trail...

    6.4 miles 1000 ft gain

  • Relax at Lake Poway

    It costs $5 to enter the park and they are open 6am to sunset everyday. There is plenty of parking and this park is huge! This place has so many outdoor recreational activities such as fishing, hiking, running, archery, feeding ducks, or just havi...

  • Hike Mount Woodson & Potato Chip Rock

    Mt. Woodson is located in Poway's most eastern region and is one of San Diego's most popular and most iconic hiking trails. Known for its grand photo opportunistic "Potato Chip Rock", Mt. Woodson is a 7.5mi out-and-back trail with amazing vistas, ...

    7.5 miles 900 ft gain

  • Hike the El Cajon Mountain Trail

    El Cajon Mountain Trail is easily accessible from the greater LA and San Diego areas. The trail is open year-round and allows dogs.  The parking lot is half a mile from the bathrooms and trail head. At the trail head, you'll have the option to tak...

    11.1 miles 3533 ft gain

  • Hike El Cajon Mountain

    This challenging trek is a great way to get in shape for that spring or summer trip to the Sierras. You may have heard others tell you how tough the hike is and they're not kidding. You'll be gaining 4100 feet over the 12 miles to the peak and bac...

    12 miles 4100 ft gain

  • Hike the Oakoasis Open Space Preserve

    Starting at the trail-head, head down towards the oak-lined ravine marking the beginning of the hike. With trees already growing back from the 2003 fire, these sections of the trail are nice and shady, and quite relaxing. About 1 mile in you will ...

    2.5 miles 300 ft gain

  • Hike the Blue Sky Ecological Reserve

    Starting at the trail head where you park your car, head south along the Green Valley Truck Trail. After less than a mile, you will notice the city and noise start to fade behind you, and a beautiful sight of towering oaks, willows, and sycamores ...

    5 miles 1000 ft gain

  • Hike around Goodan Ranch

    Starting at the Sycamore Canyon Trail head, you will see the sign and gate that leads to Goodan Ranch. Head down the gravel road for 1.1 miles, until you reach a 3-way directional split. Heading straight for another .5 miles will take you directly...

    3 miles

  • Catch a Sunset at Twin Peaks Mountain

    Start by parking at Silverset Park. You will see the trail head for Twin Peaks just behind the park. Park outside of the park if you think you'll be staying past sunset, as the park gates close at dark! Once you spot the trail head, veer left to t...

    2 miles

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • San Diego, California

      San Diego Oasis W/ Private Pool, Spa, & Pool Table

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    • San Diego, California

      Hemingway House: Hilltop Haven W/ Private Pool

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    • Valley Center, California

      Chandelier Springs Stream

      Perfect summer backcountry campsite. Long, difficult hike, very private.

      From $75/night

    • Valley Center, California

      Chandelier Springs

      Remote and picturesque campsite surrounded by Manzanita, Sage, and Live Oak trees. Hiking on property includes trails through a year round stream with waterfalls. World class biking opportunities. ...

      From $130/night

    • La Mesa, California

      Central Oasis W/ Private Pool, Hot Tub & Cabana

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    • Palomar Mountain, California

      Observatory Campground

      Overview Science buffs and families are drawn to Observatory Campground for its proximity to the Palomar Observatory, a world-class center of astronomy research operated by the California Institute...

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