The City of Escondido, CA
The city of Escondido is located in the state of California in San Diego County and has a population of 140,170 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Escondido is San Diego, approximately 14 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Escondido, including Best Pizza Worlds, Bamboo House Chinese Restaurant, Barbecue Pit the Wrangler Family, Antonio's Mexican Food and Briarwood Restaurant. For a larger selection of Escondido restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Escondido Golf Courses, Casinos and/or Zoos, including the Harrah's Rincon-San Diego Casino and Resort, Woods Valley Golf Club, The Fountains Executive Course at Welk Resort - San Diego, Eagle Crest Golf Club and Eagle Crest Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Escondido please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Escondido:
- Carlsbad McClellan-Palomar Airport (CLD)
- Oceanside Airport (OCN)
- San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)
Escondido, California Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Escondido experiences an average high temperature of 69 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 42 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.78 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Escondido with daytime temperatures averaging 88 degrees in the summer, and 69 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Escondido to receive an average of 2.77 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.1 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 112 degrees in the summer and as low as 25 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Escondido should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 77 degrees, and nighttime lows of 52.
Escondido, California Attractions
13 Par at Four Points - San Diego,
The 3 Par at Four Points is a 9 hole resort golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1998, this San Diego course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 858-277-8888. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 8110 Aero Dr, San Diego, CA 92123
2Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum - Vista,
The Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum is a living-history museum founded in 1969 located on 55 acres of county-owned land on the outskirts of Vista, California. The Museum is a non-profit 501c(3) organization. It is located at 2040 N Santa Fe Ave. in Vista, . It is run on a nearly all-volunteer basis, along with two museum employees.
3Aviara Golf Club - Carlsbad,
The Aviara Golf Club is an 18 hole resort golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1991, this Carlsbad course designed by Arnold Palmer & Ed Seay is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 6 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 760-603-6900. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 7447 Batiquitos Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92009
4Balboa Park Gardens - , Balboa Park,
Balboa Park Gardens are areas of Balboa Park in San Diego, California.
5Barona Creek Golf Club - Lakeside,
The Barona Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 2001, this Lakeside course designed by Todd Eckenrode - Gary Roger Baird Design Internati is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 619-387-7018. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 1000 Wildcat Canyon Rd, Lakeside, CA 92040
6Belmont Park - San Diego,
Belmont Park is a historic oceanfront amusement park that is situated in the Mission Bay area of San Diego, California. The park was developed by sugar magnate John D. Spreckels and opened on July 4, 1925 as the Mission Beach Amusement Center. In addition to providing recreation and amusement it also was intended as a way to help Spreckels sell land in Mission Beach. that can be found on the beach, it attracts millions of people each year.
7Birch Aquarium - San Diego,
Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the public exploration center for the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, . Accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, Birch Aquarium at Scripps has an annual attendance of more than 410,000, including more than 54,000 school children, and features more than 5,000 animals representing 380 species. The hilltop site provides spectacular views of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography campus and the Pacific Ocean.
8Black's Beach - , Black's Beach,
Black's Beach is a secluded section of beach beneath the bluffs of Torrey Pines on the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, San Diego, California. It is officially part of Torrey Pines State Beach. The northern portion of Black's Beach is owned and managed by the California Department of Parks and Recreation, while the southern portion of the beach, officially known as Torrey Pines City Beach, is jointly owned by the city of San Diego and the state park, but is managed by the city of San Diego, .
9California Surf Museum - Oceanside,
The California Surf Museum is a museum located at 312 Pier View Way in Oceanside, California, dedicated to archiving and displaying surfboards, surf art, memorabilia, surfing equipment, photographs, magazines, videos, and more. The California Surf Museum's permanent time line of surfboards includes wooden boards from the early 1900s to today's modern boards. The museum has rotating exhibits and is visited by an estimated 20,000 people annually.
10Carlsbad - Carlsbad,
Carlsbad is a coastal resort city lying along the Pacific Ocean in the North County San Diego section of Southern California. Carlsbad is located 87 miles south of Los Angeles and 35 miles north of downtown San Diego, . High property values, very high median family incomes, and high education levels have made Carlsbad one of the wealthiest communities in California and in the US. A low population density, coastal location, thriving commercial sector, and an award-winning school district all contribute to the high standard of living in the area.
Escondido, California Hotels
Escondido, California Restaurants
This is a list of Escondido Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published December 29, 2010
Many of the suites at the Tamarack Beach Resort offer onobstructed ocean views, and the sunsets are simply breathtaking. The hotel includes a heated pool and two hot tubs.
Published December 6, 2010
Only fifteen minutes from San Diego proper, La Jolla California features lovely beaches, hotels, pleasant dining spots, and a number of fun family tourist attractions.
Published October 7, 2010
Explore the many Hotels and Beaches to visit while vacationing in San Diego. There is a wealth of family attractions to visit including Museums, Parks, the Zoo and much more.
Published September 18, 2010
Julian located east of San Diego in Southern California at about 4300 feet of altitude, and usually offers crisp, comfortable weather virtually year ‘round. The woods, valleys, and lakes of this region are delightful to hike and explore.