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Goodan Ranch Sycamore Canyon Preserve

Posted by George J Janczyn on February 6, 2017

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Looking south overlooking Goodan Ranch Sycamore Canyon Preserve. On the horizon Mount Helix is on the left, San Carlos and Santee in the middle, and Cowles Mountain to the right.

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Boulder Creek Road

Posted by George J Janczyn on January 31, 2017

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Minor obstacles while heading south on Boulder Creek Road north of Descanso.

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Coronado

Posted by George J Janczyn on January 28, 2017

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The Hotel del Coronado and the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge viewed from Cabrillo National Monument in Point Loma.

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Mission Valley West

Posted by George J Janczyn on January 18, 2017

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View of Mission Valley West from University Heights.

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Chicano Park

Posted by George J Janczyn on January 12, 2017

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Chicano Park located beneath the Coronado Bridge in Barrio Logan was just named a Historic National Landmark.

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Warship heading out for exercises

Posted by George J Janczyn on January 10, 2017

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Guided missile destroyer USS Howard seen passing Naval Air Station North Island as it went out to sea for a brief underway in the SOCAL op. area last February.

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Santa Ysabel West Preserve

Posted by George J Janczyn on January 6, 2017

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Oak tree branches frame a view of Cuyamaca Peak in the distance. Information about the Santa Ysabel County Preserves: http://www.sdparks.org/content/sdparks/en/park-pages/SantaYsabel.html

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In the snow at Horse Heaven Campground

Posted by George J Janczyn on December 29, 2016

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Plenty of snow has already melted after last weekend’s storm, but there’s still enough to enjoy at Horse Heaven Campground in the Laguna Mountains. We took these pictures today while hiking the Lightning Ridge Trail.

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Spruce Street Suspension Footbridge

Posted by George J Janczyn on December 27, 2016

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The Spruce Street Suspension Footbridge is located west of 1st Avenue in Bankers Hill.

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Lake Murray

Posted by George J Janczyn on December 22, 2016

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A view of Lake Murray with Mt. Helix to the southeast last November when Santa Ana winds cleared the sky.

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