Annual August closures coming to several county parks
Last updated 8/13/2019 at 2:27am
County of San Diego
Six San Diego County parks will be closed in August, a safety measure taken each year because of the month's typically high temperatures. El Capitan Preserve near Lakeside, Hellhole Canyon Preserve in Valley Center, Mt. Gower Preserve near Ramona and Wilderness Gardens in Pala will be closed Aug. 1 through Aug. 31.
In addition, Agua Caliente Regional Park in Anza Borrego and Vallecito County Park near Julian are closed all summer; they reopen Labor Day weekend.
The closures also provide Department of Parks and Recreation staff an opp...