North County and Around

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  • 1. Batiquitos Lagoon

    Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

    While development destroyed many of the saltwater marsh wildlife habitats that once punctuated the North County coastline, this 610-acre lagoon...Read More

  • 2. Daley Ranch

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    A 3,058-acre conservation area and historic ranch site is laced with more than 20 miles of multipurpose trails for hikers, mountain bikers,...Read More

  • 3. Del Mar Plaza

    Store/Mall

    Along with its collection of high-end shops, the tiered plaza contains outstanding restaurants and fountain courtyards with Pacific views. Some...Read More

  • 4. Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery

    Museum/Gallery

    This gallery showcases works by local artists, with regular exhibitions and year-round special events. ...Read More

  • 5. Keys Creek Lavender Farm

    Farm/Ranch

    In May and June, a visit to this organic lavender farm is worth a detour. A self-guided walk takes you through 6 acres planted with 24 varieties...Read More

  • 6. Mission Santa Ysabel

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    West of Santa Ysabel, this tiny late-19th-century adobe mission continues to serve several local Native American communities. A small museum...Read More

  • 7. Oceanside Harbor

    Marina/Pier

    With 1,000 slips, this is North County's fishing, sailing, and water-sports center. On the south end of the harbor, the Oceanside Harbor Village...Read More

  • 8. Oceanside Pier

    Marina/Pier

    At 1,954 feet, this is one of the longest piers on the West Coast. The water surrounding it is known for its surf breaks and good fishing. A...Read More

  • 9. Palomar Observatory

    Observatory

    Atop 6,000-foot Palomar Mountain, the observatory is owned and operated by the California Institute of Technology, whose astronomy faculty conducts...Read More

  • 10. Queen Califia's Magical Circle

    Public Art

    The last work by sculptor Niki de Saint Phalle (1930–2002), this sculpture garden designed for entertaining children consists of nine totemic...Read More

  • 11. Santa Ysabel Preserve

    Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

    Three Native American tribes operate small farms in this valley, which looks pretty much the way the backcountry appeared a century ago, with...Read More

  • 12. Seagrove Park

    City Park

    Picnics and weddings make this coastal park popular on weekends. For free summer evening concerts and beach access, head to Powerhouse Park...Read More

  • 13. Self-Realization Fellowship Temple

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Founded in 1920 as a retreat and place of worship, the center also offers one of the best views along the Pacific Coast, a sweeping seascape...Read More

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