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

Recommended Routes in Escondido - 5

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Favorite Awesome views of Lake Hodges after the winter rains.
Easy/Intermediate

Coast to Crest Trail - North Shore Lake Hodges

15.6 mi 25.1 km 407' Up 124.16 m Up 407' Down 124.16 m Down

Escondido, CA
Favorite San Dieguito River Park Mountain Bike Patrol
Intermediate

San Dieguito River Park - Bernardo Bay/ Piedras Pintadas Trail

8.2 mi 13.2 km 570' Up 173.78 m Up 567' Down 172.96 m Down

Escondido, CA
Favorite At the Lake Hodges lookout.
Easy/Intermediate

Lake Hodges North Side

10.2 mi 16.4 km 294' Up 89.75 m Up 294' Down 89.75 m Down

Escondido, CA
Favorite Light flitting through the trees
Intermediate/Difficult

Daley Ranch Loop

11.4 mi 18.4 km 1,407' Up 428.89 m Up 1,414' Down 430.89 m Down

Valley…, CA
Favorite Looking out to the reservoir and dam. Trails go off to the left and right.
Difficult

Elfin Forest

9.6 mi 15.4 km 1,957' Up 596.49 m Up 1,929' Down 587.92 m Down

San Marcos, CA

Escondido Biking

  • 114 Miles 184 Kilometers of Trail
  • 5 Recommended Routes
  • 16 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 18 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 5 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Escondido - 34

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3.6 mi 5.8 km #1Coast to Crest Trail: Santa Ysabel Creek
Easy/Intermediate
Ramona, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Ramona, CA
2.9 mi 4.6 km #2Cougar Ridge
Intermediate
Hidden Meadows, CA
Intermediate
Hidden Meadows, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #3Coast to Crest Trail: Hernandez Cove to Del Dios Gorge
Easy
Escondido, CA
Easy
Escondido, CA
2.0 mi 3.1 km #4Bernardo Summit Trail
Difficult
Escondido, CA
Difficult
Escondido, CA 19 
1.3 mi 2.0 km #5Crest Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Valley Center, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Valley Center, CA
2.0 mi 3.3 km #6Highland Valley Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Escondido, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Escondido, CA
0.2 mi 0.3 km #7Old Tank
Intermediate
Valley Center, CA
Intermediate
Valley Center, CA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #8Bobcat Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Valley Center, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
Valley Center, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km #9Stanley Peak
Difficult
Valley Center, CA
Difficult
Valley Center, CA
7.3 mi 11.7 km #10Coast to Crest Trail: Raptor Ridge and San Pasqual Valley
Intermediate/Difficult
San Pasqual, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
San Pasqual, CA 14 

Photos of Escondido - 58

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This is the top of the Bernardo Summit trail facing west.
Oct 10, 2015 near Escondido, CA
This is about 70% to the top of the Bernardo Summit.
Oct 10, 2015 near Escondido, CA
San Dieguito River Park Mountain Bike Patrol
Jun 26, 2013 near Escondido, CA
Bernardo Summit trailhead.
Nov 10, 2014 near Escondido, CA
Challenging climb but well worth it
Jan 22, 2021 near Escondido, CA
The recent rains have contributed nicely
Apr 19, 2019 near Valley…, CA
Light flitting through the trees
Apr 19, 2019 near Valley…, CA
Awesome views of Lake Hodges after the winter rains.
May 4, 2017 near Escondido, CA