Take a trip on an easy, off-pavement drive on the western edge of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, in Off the Grid in Anza-Borrego. It’s a good road for off-road novices with all-wheel-drive vehicles. Spectacular desert vistas along 8-mile driving route in sand. Driving, hiking trails are well marked; primitive camping available.
The location is down Banner Grade from Julian, closer to metropolitan San Diego County than many other locations in the park. It makes for a perfect San Diego day trip away from the usual tourist destinations.
Part of the new Joyride Guru San Diego County Day Trip series, it’s available on the handy Kindle format for your Kindle tablet or through the app that runs on most smart phones and tablets. The drives all make for perfect San Diego day trips. Download Off the Grid in Anza-Borrego right now for just $2.99.