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In Our Own Backyard

GEOCACHING
5 years ago

GEOCACHING

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High Tech Hide & Seek

Geocaching, a derivation of the outdoor sporting activity of geotrekking, is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific …
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California By the Letter
5 years ago

California By the Letter

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[heading]coastal photo by Mani Salazar [/heading]

This summer, navigate your way up and down the California coastline

This summer could lend to some wonderful excursions that are really just a …
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See Nature’s Full Palette of Colors in Anza Borrego
6 years ago

See Nature’s Full Palette of Colors in Anza Borrego

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[heading]by: WYNNE LOVE[/heading]Move over Julie Andrews. If you’ve ever yearned to twirl in the middle of a lush field of wildflowers, now may be your chance. The Anza Borrego desert, …
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Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season
6 years ago

Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

1. Some local parks host their own snow days where they manufacture snow for sledding and snow play.  Check yours, or swing by Hilltop Park …
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Get the Flavor of Fall: Apple Picking in Julian
6 years ago

Get the Flavor of Fall: Apple Picking in Julian

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

While the weather in North County may say summer, the apple trees in Julian are whistling fall, and the u-pick orchards are in full swing. …
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Pining for Paradise
6 years ago

Pining for Paradise

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

You’ve probably visited Torrey Pines State Beach, stretching from La Jolla to Del Mar, but if you haven’t headed up the hill, you’ve seen only …
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