The City of La Mesa, CA
The city of La Mesa is located in the state of California in San Diego County and has a population of 55,547 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to La Mesa is San Diego, approximately 18 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near La Mesa, including Bj's Restaurant in LA Mesa, A & W Restaurants, Red Lobster, Anthony's Retail Market and Arby's Roast Beef Restaurant - LA Mesa. For a larger selection of La Mesa restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby La Mesa Golf Courses and/or Arenas, including the Carlton Oaks Country Club, Mission Trails Golf Course, Cox Arena - San Diego State University, Colina Park Golf Course and Sun Valley Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of La Mesa please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near La Mesa:
- Carlsbad McClellan-Palomar Airport (CLD)
- Downtown - San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)
- Oceanside Airport (OCN)
- San Diego Brown Field Municipal Airport (SDM)
- San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)
- Tijuana General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ)
La Mesa, California Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, La Mesa experiences an average high temperature of 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 57 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.58 inches. The seasonal climate varies in La Mesa with daytime temperatures averaging 85 degrees in the summer, and 69 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect La Mesa to receive an average of 2.31 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.15 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 109 degrees in the summer and as low as 26 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to La Mesa should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 76 degrees, and nighttime lows of 54.
La Mesa, 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.
3Auld Course, The - Chula Vista,
The Auld Course is an 18 hole public golf course in San Diego County California. This course is located in the city of Chula Vista, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 619-482-4666.
Address: 525 Hunte Pkwy, Chula Vista, CA 91915
4Aviara 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
5Balboa Park Gardens - , Balboa Park,
Balboa Park Gardens are areas of Balboa Park in San Diego, California.
6Barona 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
7Belmont 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.
8Birch 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.
9Black'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, .
10Bonita Golf Club - Bonita,
The Bonita Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in San Diego County California. Built in 1980, this Bonita course designed by William F. Bell is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 619-267-1103. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 5540 Sweetwater Rd, Bonita, CA 91902
La Mesa, California Hotels
La Mesa, California Restaurants
This is a list of La Mesa Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Crab House Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Steak & Barbecue Restaurants. Happy Dining!
La Mesa Articles
Published September 20, 2011
These top 10 zoos on the West Coast of the US including Alaska and Hawaii are a wonderful place to learn about the fascinating animals in our world's diverse habitats.
Published August 25, 2011
A fun filled family trip to Sea World in San Diego California with our 3 year old son and 10 month old daughter.
Published August 24, 2011
Our family visit to the San Diego Zoo in California was the highlight of our trip, with exhibits like the Elephant Odyssey, Polar Rim, the Great Apes and much more
Published July 11, 2011
La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, CA has something for everyone and is featured by Tots and Travel as one of the top 10 family resorts on the West Coast
Published May 19, 2011
A San Diego family vacation with two young children, including a detailed review about the Days Hotel, Hotel Circle accommodations, dining, and nearby attractions.
Published February 18, 2011
Our relaxing one day family get-away to Mission Bay San Diego, including a visit to the Quail Botanical Gardens, San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve and much more.
Published December 29, 2010
The Flower Fields of Carlsbad are 50 acres of blooming beauty on a hillside overlooking the sea. The Flower Fields of Carlsbad offer fun-filled special events and activities.
Published December 29, 2010
With so many wild animals to see in a preserved replica of their own natural habitat, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park offers a fascinating view of the wild life there.
Published December 29, 2010
What is so wonderful about Legoland in Carlsbad is the interactive fun-filled activities that engage children and take their imaginations to greater heights.
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.