Blue Sky Ecological Reserve

Map   GPS: 33.016352, -117.023786 

Blue Sky Ecological Reserve is situated on the western slope of Mount Woodson and just north of Lake Poway.  A stream and associated willow and oak woodland are bordered by mixed chaparral and coastal sage scrub on rugged slopes.  Birds to be expected include California Quail, Spotted and California Towhees, Bushtit, Wrentit, Bewick’s and House Wrens.  Along the way Black-chinned Hummingbird, Pacific-slope Flycatcher, Orange-crowned Warbler, Yellow-breasted Chat, Black-headed Grosbeak, and Lazuli Bunting may also be found.  Easy hiking on a dirt road.  Restrooms available at the trailhead. Capped at 25 participants.

Directions: Blue Sky is at 16275 Espola Road, Poway.  Exit I-15 at Rancho Bernardo Road and go 3.5 miles east.  Rancho Bernardo Road becomes Espola Road in Poway.  This will curve to the right just past Old Coach Road.  The parking area is to the left just beyond the curve.  Meet at the end of the parking lot.

Event Details

Event Start Apr 2, 2017 8:00 am
Event End Apr 2, 2017 11:00 am
Available Places 4
Individual Price Free
Leader Teresa Norris (858 449-2863) and others

Contact Info

4010 Morena Blvd
Suite #100
San Diego, CA 92117
(858) 273-7800

Office Hours

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