from a nice quiet stroll to hittin’ the half-pipe…
Encinitas Community Park
The 44 acre Encinitas Community Park features ballfields, playground, passive recreation areas, landscape buffer, walking paths, dry creek bed, skate plaza, dog park, restrooms and more.
★★★★★ I seriously love this park. Very spacious. My favorite thing about this park is the DOG PARK! Everyone is extremely nice and welcoming. Highly recommend this park to everyone! 🙂 -Nancy R.
Glen Park is a very open, gorgeous tree covered park. Featuring a children’s play area, picnic facilities, restrooms, basketball, tennis, volleyball, and horseshoe courts.
★★★★★ Glen Park is another beautiful place to visit and enjoy the morning, day or dusk. One one side, It sports a nice playground area placed in sand and suitable for toddlers as well as other features such as basketball court, tennis courts, beach volleyball area and a horseshoe area. -Julie G.
San Elijo Lagoon
San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy is a community-supported nonprofit land trust. Together, we are dedicated to protecting and enhancing the nearly 1,000-acre San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve and its watershed. San Elijo Lagoon is a special place, and one of the county’s largest protected coastal wetlands.
★★★★★ The nature center is a great place to stop in and check out, especially for families. I stopped in to pick up some information about bird checklists and data about what birds were observed recently. Sweet! -Caroline P.
Cardiff Sports Park
Cardiff Sports Park is a large athletic park divided in two sections, separated by a parking lot. The large section has four baseball fields, and a soccer/multi-purpose field. This part of the park is used by little leagues, adult leagues, Pop Warner, softball, soccer, and kickball. The smaller section has a grassy area with gazebo and picnic tables, a children’s playground and two half basketball courts. Each section is entirely fenced in.
★★★★★ It’s a beautiful park that is well maintained. The sports fields, restroom facility, and parking lot are all well kept. Nice park all around. -Justin A.