Lake Morena County Park TRACK Trail is easy to moderate 1 mile -loop trail. The trail meanders through chaparral woodland.
Lake Morena consists of a wide variety of habitats, from open water to pine forest to dense chaparral. It also has a diverse community of animals that include bald eagles, bobcats, wild turkeys and many migratory water fowl.
Lake Morena sits at an elevation 3,000 feet and lies within 3,250 acres of chaparral, oak woods, and grassland. Along with the park’s natural attributes, the park features fishing, boating at Lake Morena Reservoir, various days-use picnic areas, hiking and camping, wilderness cabins, offering a little something for every outdoor enthusiast.
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From San Diego: 46 miles east on Interstate 8 to Buckman Springs Road. Go south 7 miles to Oak Drive, then west 2 miles to Lake Morena Drive, straight to the park entrance.
The TRACK Trail program is sponsored by the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation.
The Lake Morena County Park TRACK Trail was made possible by a partnership formed between Kids in Parks and the San Diego County Department of Parks and Recreation, Jimbo’s . . . Naturally! Natural Foods Grocer, and San Diego County Parks Society.