Hike Torrey Pines
Torrey Pines State Reserve has several (easy) trails, all with breathtaking scenery. The natural beauty of this reserve will leave you breathless with the gorgeous views of the Pacific, wild life and plants. Torrey pine trees are the rarest native pines in the United States, with its twisted, sparse limbs growing in the sandy soil througho ut the reserve. For a leisurely hike along relatively level ground surrounded by diverse plant-life, wildflowers, and ocean vistas, choose the Guy Fleming Trail, a 0.7-mile loop. Looking out to the ocean, you may see whales and bottlenose dolphins swimming by below. Join guided nature walks at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on weekends and holidays. Visit the Visitor Lodge to learn about the natural and cultural history of the reserve. www.torreypines.org.