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San Diego, California+1-858-273-1900
10 - Mar
(Nearby Event: Sports & Recreation, Family)
Where:San Diego Natural History Museum, 1788 El Prado, San Diego, California, United States, 92101
Encounter windswept vegetation and chaparral scrub forests on cliffs overlooking San Diego Harbor on this 2-mile round-trip hike. Remnants of World War II defense installations are visible. The return walk is all uphill. This is an intermediate 2 mile hike with an elevation gain/loss of up to 500 feet. 10 AMñNOON. (Point Loma) Take I-8 W to the end, then turn left on Sunset Cliffs Blvd. and go 0.1 mile. Keep left on Nimitz Blvd. and go 0.6 mile. Exit right on Famosa Blvd./Catalina Blvd. Turn right on Catalina Blvd. and continue 2.7 miles onto Cabrillo Memorial Dr. and follow it 2.5 miles to the monument. Park by the Visitor Center. Meet on the sidewalk to the lighthouse (next to the road). Entrance fee is $15 per car. Facilities at the Visitor Center. (GPS N32.673922, W117.240193) We are always hoping to see wildlife. Please leave dogs at home and come enjoy nature. About Nature Hikes: Canyoneers are San Diego Natural History Museum volunteers trained to teach appreciation of plants and animals in southern California. Walks are open to the public; no reservations are required. For more information visit the Canyoneer hikes page--
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