The park has spectacular views of the pacific from its forested vantage point. Turn left on south grade road.
Palomar mountain state park has over 11 miles of trails through oak forests chaparral grassy meadows and majestic fir and cedar woodlands.
Palomar state park trail map. Silvercrest parking lot will be on the left immediately after. Coniferous forests cover much of the 1 897 in contrast to the dry lowlands surrounding the mountain. The trail path displayed in alltrails is incorrect and is actually several trails not just boucher.
Exit highway 76 to pala palomar mountain east. Follow state park road to the entrance kiosk. 396 reviews directions print pdf map.
Driving directions to palomar mountain sp palomar mountain state park features spectacular views of the pacific camping picnicking hiking and fishing trout in doane pond. Palomar mountain state park walking. Trail map printer friendly doane valley nature trail guide the doane valley nature trail is a great place to see the wide variety of plants that grow in this.
Ideally palomar state park officials should close the adams trail until it is cleared up so other souls don t have to suffer through the misery we endured today. Looking for a great trail in palomar mountain state park california. 1 897 acres view in trail finder.
Palomar mountain state park has a number of gorgeous trails that can be explored individually or combined into longer loops. Go here for a trail map. Alltrails has 11 great hiking trails views trails wildlife trails and more with hand curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers campers and nature lovers like you.
Turn left on canfield road and then take an immediate left on state park road. Pick up a map at the ranger station entering the park. Best walking trails in palomar mountain state park.
Visitors can enjoy picnicking hiking and fishing here. Take 76 to s grade rd s6 turn left x2 onto state park rd s7 follow it till it ends at palomar mountain state park. Accessible camping restrooms parking and campfire center.
Park brochure this full color easy to carry brochure is packed with interesting information about the park and includes a detailed map of the park showing camp sites trails and roads. Please note that only cash and checks are accepted for the day use entrance fee. As of november 2016 there is an 8 day use fee to enter the park.
Getting to the trail was not difficult as we scrambled down an inclined ratty trail shown on the map as the 03 from the bathroom near the road once on the trail we headed to the left which. This relatively short trek traverses several of the park s trails in the lower doane valley area. However if you like hiking off trail bushwhacking groveling in dirt and sticky bramble bushes tripping over root stumps crawling over and under burned out trees and loads upon.
If you re camping your camping fee includes day use.