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Would you like to escape the hectic city life and discover why people marvel at the lush greenery in Julian, California? When you visit here, the landscape and numerous scenic sites will make you feel rejuvenated so you can go back home ready to win like others. Julian is a little town in the east of San Diego located among Cleveland National Forest and Cuyamaca Rancho Park. When you visit Julian, you can stay in vacation rentals located in Cleveland National Forest, where you will have easy access to the vast mountains.Vacation rentals for everyone
Whether you plan a short vacation with your family or a weekend getaway with friends, you won’t have to worry about where to stay. Come in a small group of four or a larger group of 10-15 people, and our rentals will accommodate you all. You will enjoy staying in rentals with a terrace and scenic views. If you want to bring your kids along, you will find child-friendly rentals with bedrooms designed to accommodate them. What if you have pets, and you’d want to bring them along? Luckily, rentals here allow pets, and you can enjoy walking your dog in the beautiful gardens.
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The area and getting around
San Diego’s mountains near Julian have a lot to offer. You will have to go out of your way to visit all the beautiful sceneries around. However, every place you visit will leave long-lasting memories of historical landmarks, hikes, and trails amid oaks and pines, horse and carriage rides in the main street, among others. Start your adventure at Cleveland National Forest and enjoy several outdoor activities like trails and picnics. Head to the Cuyamaca Rancho State Park and discover what the mountain landscape has for you.Neighborhoods in the historic mining town
You will not experience the best of Julian if you don’t explore the neighborhoods in and outside the town. Visit various companies such as Julian Mining Company for exciting outdoor activities or Julian Pie Company and enjoy the town’s signature dish. If you like tasting different wines, visit the Blue Door Winery and try the creative cocktails and Sangria popular here. You won’t avoid shopping at the malls or in the mountain shops. Buy food, drinks, and jewelry as gifts for your family or friends.
Travelers and activities
Would you like to learn the history of this historic mining town before venturing deep into the forests and mountains for outdoor activities? Here, you’ll have a chance to learn about the Gold Rush in 1870. You can visit historic buildings constructed during the 1870’s Gold Rush. Try Julian Pioneer Museum that’s famous here for its collection of historical items dating back to 1888. You will find the original Julian City buggy and sleigh and the Victorian-era pianos. Learn about Joseph Treshil, who built the facility and used it as a blacksmith shop. Go for a self-guided History Walk in the mining areas and feel like you’re living during the Gold Rush era.Julian for hiking and picnics
What’s more rejuvenating than walking in the lush green areas where the air is fresh, and you can see rustic buildings, stunning views of mountains, and natural forest? Besides learning about the history of mining areas in Julian, you can take guided excursions that will lead you to the tunnels. Here, you can glimpse the various artifacts, mining tools, and clothes. Head to Cuyamaca Rancho State Park and join others in hiking through trails. Treat your family to a trip to the Green Valleys Fall Trail and experience the seasonal waterfall where you can take beautiful photos.
Did you know that Eagle Mine Co. has over 200 mines with over 1000 feet underground tunnels? You can still find remnants of gold mining in the Eagle Mine community who can take you through the history of miners and what they went through.
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Do you love wildlife, and you’d like to treat your kids to a trip to one of Julian’s wildlife reserves? Take them to California Wolf Center that serves as a recovery and rehabilitation center for wild wolves. You can take a guided tour and take pictures of different kinds of wolves like North American Gray and Mexican Gray wolves.2. Lake Cuyamaca
After spending your mornings hiking in Cuyamaca trails, you may opt to visit Lake Cuyamaca near the mountain. Here, you can immerse yourself in various water activities like fishing, kayaking, boating, among others. Take photos of the lake and the surrounding topography that you will want to show everyone when you go back home.3. Cedar Creek Falls
Visit Cedar Creek Falls, that’s an 80-foot waterfall in Cleveland National Forest. You will only require less than 20 minutes to get there if you stay in rentals located in this national forest. Before getting to the fall, you will go through scenic hills and a canyon where you can take beautiful photos. Enjoy taking photos of this stunning waterfall that forms a large pool of water.4. Volcan Mountain Winery
Would you like to take your significant other or friends to a winery for wine tasting? Head to Volcan Mountain Winery for wine tasting after spending an afternoon trailing in the nearby mountains. Make sure you try their charming wines, such as Petite Sirah and Sauvignon Blanc, in their tasting room.5. Nightlife in Julian Station
If you love nightlife full of wine tasting, dancing, and live performances, visit Julian Station. Here, you’ll find four autonomous tasting housings where you can try Golden Shore Mead, Julian Hard Cider, Julian Wine & Chocolate, and The Serener Craft Beer Feeling & Tap Chamber. Enjoy live local music and weekly music with patio barbecue on weekends.