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Hosp Grove Trails

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Walking trails are pretty good

Walk these trails with someone or with your dog. Never walk them alone! Some of the walk is flat... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Rocky R
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Oceanside, California
green hills in the city

Beautiful wooded area, by the Buena Vista lagoon, in Carlsbad. It's near the ocean, which keeps... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
lilyblue25
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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

My mom died in Carlsbad. I bought a bench in hosp grove park for her. Hi-Noon Rotary arranged the purchase of benches with inset plaques. I go there often to speak with her. It’s a pretty place and in a quiet spot. On the City...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Walk these trails with someone or with your dog. Never walk them alone! Some of the walk is flat and in other areas there are some grades. Overall it is a good place to get some exercise and smell the freshness of the eucalyptus trees.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Rocky R
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This "forest" is a nice area that you just don't find very often these days. It has a parking area, it's across from a lagoon with ducks, there are picnic tables and walking trails that are for the most part, easy. It's a great little...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank beachlovers4
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Beautiful wooded area, by the Buena Vista lagoon, in Carlsbad. It's near the ocean, which keeps the air cool and comfortable. When walking the trails, I pretend the mall is not down the hill, and the noise I hear doesn't come from the I-5. It...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank lilyblue25
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Hilly area started in 1905 as an eucalyptus grove. Has 2 sections with 3 miles of trails, picnic tables, playground and porta potties. Three parking lots. No cost to use.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This really isn't a forest but definitely a grove of Eucalyptus trees. Trails are well maintained for those who enjoy walking, hiking or jogging. Many people bring their dogs, like myself, but if you do, please remember to clean up so everyone can continue to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Vendrizzi
Reviewed 25 September 2016

these trails are an awesome way to get in a lot exercise in a short period of time ! steep , rouged , & at time challenging , especially it your a trail runner.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank bartongrasshopper
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I love this place for walking alone, with friends or with my dog. The eucalyptus trees shade the trails so you can even get a nice respite from hot weather. There's actually 2 sides to this Grove--one on the northwest and one on the eastern...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank 2fungirls
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Hosp Grove Trails provides a convenient place to do short (or longer is you wish) exercise walks. There is a playground by the parking lot for people with little ones. The trails are well-maintained. Dusty and not very scenic (compared to other places in California).

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank happyretiree1968
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Smallish park with easy hiking trails. We've been taking our kids here since they were small. The teens like to hike on their own while the littles play on the playground.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank JessicaGFisher
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pamellahd
2 April 2017|
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Response from Pnemiller | Reviewed this property |
Take Jefferson St. north, crossing over Freeway. Go a short distance, park is on the right.
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Response from KellyB3 | Reviewed this property |
2258 Jefferson St, Carlsbad, California is the correct location of the entrance. The location previously listed is the back end of the parks border.
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