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Escondido falls hike reviews
Nice little hike. You have to park at the bottom of a huge hill and then walk a while through a residential area (mostly up hill) before you actually get to the trail. That was not well marked at... more »
This was reviewed as an "easy" hike by most reviewers. They must all be in better shape than I am. Within my group, I was the only one who got significantly tired, but everyone else seemed fine. I.... more »
This is a decent hike for a short bit of exercise with a dog but it is always quite crowded. They now charge for parking in the small lot. I have not been in quite some time so I don't know when it started or how much because I usually park on the street. The area around the falls is kind of dirty and gross. It is quite scenic on the way up with the houses and views.
The hike to get to the falls is a bit hilly, but any well-prepared beginner can complete it (be sure to bring lots of water!). There is a small paid parking lot ($8) that was CASH ONLY and exact change required.
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