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This week I'm testing a brand new Ford F-150 pickup for an upcoming San Diego Union-Tribune column and the plan is to head up to Silverado Canyon in Orange County, then for some dirt-roading in this big 4x4.
The old Dos Cabezas train station in the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park might again see some activity. The railroad might be returning; in the meantime, it's an easy trip from Interstate 8.
Washington Street today a the main drag through Hillcrest and Mission Hills, but before World War II, parts today clogged with traffic didn't even exist.
Bailey's Palomar Resort on Palomar mountain, is for sale, according to a big ad in Sunday's San Diego Union-Tribune. Price? $2.9 million.
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“ Ladies and gentlemen of stressed-out San Diego, time to start your escape engines.” — Karla Peterson, San Diego Union-Tribune

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Video Trips

A historic highway time warp in southeastern San Diego County.
Humans have been living here for thousands of years. See why.
Visit Font's Point in the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.