Escondido

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49 mi 79 km

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57 mi 92 km

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42

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Easy Trails
13 Trails
Intermediate Trails
9 Trails
Hard Trails
4 Trails

Food and Drink
For some great tacos, check out Roberto's: 445 N. Hwy 101 Solana Beach, CA. or 2206 Carmel Valley Rd. Del Mar, CA.

After the Ride: Local Favorites

Ali Baba Had the chicken shawarma with salad and saffron rice...so delicious and a huge amount of food. I couldn't finish! The baba ganouj was super tasty too.
Pho Saigon Express Banh Mi sandwiches. that's my tip.
605 N Broadway, Escondido CA — (760) 746-4669
Filippi's Pizza Grotto Mark. M is the best host, waiter/server there. He is one heck of a hard worker.
114 W Grand Ave, Escondido CA — (760) 747-2650
A Delight Of France Save room for dessert - black forest cake was excellent!
126 W Grand Ave, Escondido CA — (760) 746-2644
Pho TrĂșc Xanh Their Orange Chicken is great! Don't forget to get a Thai Tea with Boba (#11)! :-)
Chin's Szechwan Cuisine Try the Hot Burned Pork. It is crispy & delicious!
TJ Tacos For me, I was not impressed with this place at all. I had one of thier burritos, which I did not finish or take with me. It was way too spicy for me. I needed several sodas.
Burger Bench Can't beat the Classic with truffle tots.
237 E Grand Ave, Escondido CA — (760) 294-2001
Signature Bagel and Deli Victor the owner is incredibly nice and welcoming!
Jilbertos Get the carne asada fries. They are the absolute best you will ever have.
Farmer Boys The burgers and sandwiches here are really good. This particular Farmer Boys has really good service too.
Lourdes Mexican Food Agreed on the soup YUM
Hungry Bear Sub Shop Great food!!! Every time!
Peterson's Donut Corner Don't try to be a hero and eat more than one
Rock'n Jenny's Italian Subs Awesome food and great customer service!! Love it!!
Chick-fil-A Escondido I love the variety of chicken sandwiches, some are very good, others are alright, good atmosphere.
Home Sweet Home Cafe Great food and even better service.
In-N-Out Burger We finally have one in Escondido!
Pieology Pizzeria The topping selection is great - you can't go wrong here.
Killer Pizza From Mars Some people call me the Space Cowboy, but here you can order the Space Cowboy Pizza!!! It's like the Steve Miller Band in your mouth!
Mountain Biking San Diego - Los Penasquitos Canyon: Apr 29 - Los Penasquitos Canyon - Trail Head West
Join REI's Outdoor School instructors for an exciting guided trail ride exploring one of San Diego's premiere mountain biking venues! Participants must have an intermediate mountain biking skill and fitness level to join this fun ride. Come learn the trails and ride one of our high-quality full-suspension Ghost brand mountain bikes. Details
Sunset Photography Class: Apr 30 - Torrey Pines State Reserve
Take advantage of the evening light to hone your outdoor photography skills! We'll hike in a beautiful park to a spot that offers views of the hills, streetlights and starscapes, and discuss techniques for shooting in limited light. We'll also cover exposure bracketing and the use of a tripod. Film and digital cameras are welcome. Details
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Escondido, CA
2.0 mi 3.1 km Escondido, CA
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Dry
13 days ago
1.1 mi 1.8 km
#2 The Way Up
San Marcos, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km San Marcos, CA
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Dry
26 days ago
2.0 mi 3.2 km
#3 Switchbacks
Lake San Marcos, CA
2.0 mi 3.2 km Lake San Marcos, CA
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1.3 mi 2.0 km
#4 Crest Trail
Valley Center, CA
1.3 mi 2.0 km Valley Center, CA
All Clear
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9 days ago
1.7 mi 2.7 km
#5 Horned Lizard
Lake San Marcos, CA
1.7 mi 2.7 km Lake San Marcos, CA
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San Pasqual, CA
7.3 mi 11.7 km San Pasqual, CA
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry: some erosion and wet spots.
39 days ago
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
4.0 mi 6.4 km Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Rain made the switchbacks extremely rough.
27 days ago
Escondido, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km Escondido, CA
Unknown
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2.7 mi 4.3 km
#9 Sage Trail
Valley Center, CA
2.7 mi 4.3 km Valley Center, CA
All Clear
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9 days ago
Lake San Marcos, CA
1.7 mi 2.7 km Lake San Marcos, CA
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2.4 mi 3.9 km
#11 Equine Incline
Escondido, CA
2.4 mi 3.9 km Escondido, CA
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Dry
26 days ago
Escondido, CA
1.7 mi 2.7 km Escondido, CA
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Dry
39 days ago
Escondido, CA
2.0 mi 3.3 km Escondido, CA
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Valley Center, CA
2.6 mi 4.2 km Valley Center, CA
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2.9 mi 4.6 km
#15 Cougar Ridge
Hidden Meadows, CA
2.9 mi 4.6 km Hidden Meadows, CA
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Valley Center, CA
3.4 mi 5.4 km Valley Center, CA
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Dry
8 days ago
Hidden Meadows, CA
2.6 mi 4.2 km Hidden Meadows, CA
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Escondido, CA
3.1 mi 5.0 km Escondido, CA
Minor Issues
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Dry: Serious erosion on early section but it is marked.
39 days ago
Lake San Marcos, CA
9.2 mi 14.9 km Lake San Marcos, CA
Unknown
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Escondido, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km Escondido, CA
All Clear
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Dry
26 days ago
Escondido, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km Escondido, CA
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Rain made the switchbacks extremely rough.
27 days ago

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