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“Beautiful countryside”

Ranked #12 of 38 things to do in Julian
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San Diego, California
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128 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Beautiful countryside”
Reviewed 28 July 2013

The hike from the trailhead is somewhat hilly, but it is worth the ups and downs just for the views. Worth every step.

Visited July 2013
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
San Diego
Level Contributor
61 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Bit of paradise”
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Beautiful vistas of back country mountains and meadows which easily accessible either by walking or by mountain bike. The preserve is pet friendly as long as dogs are kept on leashes. It is adjacent to open range ranches so don't be surprised if you encounter some mellow back country cattle ambling thru.

Visited January 2013
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Julian
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44 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“real open space, rare”
Reviewed 28 December 2012

The Preserve is just that, a great creek and meadow land home for all riparians. Open range, so you see cattle, sometimes a possessive bull, and lots of birds. A friend came away with a great close up of a Golden Eagle! There are three separate portions, all are good.

Visited June 2012
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1 Thank julianart
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Ramona, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great Hike”
Reviewed 4 November 2012

Easy to moderate hike, great views. Has some awesome picnic spots. Well marked trail system. Good for those new to hiking. Has a few hills you might want to prepare for. Bring water the hike it self is in the 5 mile range. Started out 8am ended about 1pm

Visited October 2012
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3 Thank John D
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San Diego
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85 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“A hiking we went...”
Reviewed 4 July 2012

Very warm in the summer,plan accordingly.A lot of open spaces without shade. Very peaceful.

Visited June 2012
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