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12 Trails to Try in 2017

| 9:18 AM

County Parks has so many trails, it’s hard to know where to begin. We connected with Scott Turner, outdoor enthusiast, Modern Hiker contributor and co-author for the next edition of “Afoot & Afield in San Diego County” to get a short list of our trails to try in the New Year. Here are his recommendations, by month, at County parks and preserves across San Diego.

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Credit: Scott Turner

Featured Park: Santa Ysabel County Preserves

| 8:52 AM

Explore Santa Ysabel County Preserve before lacing up your hiking boots, strapping on your bike helmet or saddling up for a horseback ride on more than 17.5 miles of trails. Supervising Park Ranger Michael Hubbell takes you off the beaten path with this Q&A on the ecologically diverse County park.

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Improved Trail System Opens at Tijuana River Valley Regional Park

| 2:01 PM

Take a hike on the newly restored and unified trail system at Tijuana River Valley Regional Park. The County celebrated a ribbon cutting and grand opening of the 22.5-mile trail system for hikers, mountain bikers and equestrians at Tijuana River Valley Regional Park on Saturday.