Cleveland National Forest

We camped about an hour from San Diego in Cleveland National Forest (Bobcat Meadows Campground). It was a great camping spot and there were so many unique plants and beautiful sunsets. The terrain is mystical-looking with all of the jagged grey boulders peaking out of the sagebrush and wildflowers. On our first night, one of…

Del Mar, Black’s Beach and Mission Beach

North of La Jolla, under Torrey Pines, there’s a really cool beach with steep cliffs and giant waves. When we went, we parked at the Torrey Pines Glider Parking Lot… which would’ve been fine, but we ended up going down a super steep path that turned into a gulley really fast… so if you park…

Magical Day at La Jolla Beach

I use the word magical a lot… but so many places are just so amazing that it’s the perfect adjective for them. North of San Diego in La Jolla, there’s a fancy beach town with cliffs and walkways through gorgeous neighborhoods. There’s even a protected little area of the beach (Children’s Pool) where seals take…