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Hike Lopez Canyon
Saturday, October 14, 2017, 9:30 AM until 12:00 PM
Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve (Lopez Canyon)
4280 Sorrento Valley Blvd
Registrants & Fees
Description: This quiet canyon is home to a variety of wildlife, including several species of birds of prey. Walk past magnificent sycamores and other riparian vegetation along an old creek bed into areas where dense chaparral mixes with coastal sage scrub at the top of the mesa.
This is an intermediate 3 mile hike with an elevation gain/loss of up to 200 feet.
Bring water, sunscreen, hat and hiking poles
Porta Potty in parking lot
Dogs on leash ok
Please bring a chair and a nosh and we can relax and visit after the hike
(Sorrento Valley) From I-5 N, exit on Sorrento Valley Rd. and then left on Vista Sorrento Parkway,Turn right on Sorrento Valley Blvd. and go 1.1 miles. Parking lot is on the right. Alternate route: From I-5 S, take the I-5 Local Bypass then go east on Carmel Mountain Rd. for 0.3 mile. Turn right on Vista Sorrento Pkwy. and go 1.4 miles. Turn left on Sorrento Valley Blvd. and go 0.9 mile. Parking lot is on the right. Alternate route: From I-805, exit on Sorrento Valley Rd. and turn left on Vista Sorrento Pkwy. Go 1.1 miles. Turn right on Sorrento Valley Blvd. and go 0.9 mile. Parking lot is on the right. (4280 Sorrento Valley Blvd).