Escondido is a city in North San Diego County in Southern California.

18 things to do

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North Shore Lake Hodges Trail

A 0.6-mile trail which runs along Interstate 15, beginning at Sunset Drive (Escondido), and is an excellent and moderate hiking, biking, and equestrian trail. For mountain bikers, there is a trail that continues west.

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San Diego Archaeological Center

Dedicated to "the care, management, and curation of archaeological artifacts discovered in the San Diego region" the site features over 500 collections as well as a public lecture series for visitors.

Stone Brewing Company

Best known for "Arrogant Bastard" an American Strong Ale. For visitors, the brewery has a company store and an extensive restaurant and beer garden.

Cruisin Grand

On Fridays from April 30 to September 18, Grand Avenue downtown becomes a classic automobile showcase with a different theme every night.

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San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Sibling to '''San Diego Zoo''', is located a few miles east of town, in the San Pasqual Valley of North San Diego.

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Fat Ivor's Rib Rack

Valley Center. Burned down in 2003, but is now reopened; pit barbecue smoked pork and beef ribs to drool for.

Holiday Wine Cellar

Has an extensive wine cellar and selection of beers and microbrews.

Reidy Creek Golf Course

Surrounded by rugged hills and grassy parkland in a rural setting.

Lake Hodges, Lake Dixon and Lake Wolford

Offer fishing, boating and other recreational activities.

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California Center for the Arts

Excellent local playhouse.

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Thrift store.

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