/ San Diego / Places to Visit / Mission Bay Playground
There are many playgrounds in the city, but this one is easily one of the best. For starters, it's a huge playground, with several elaborate play structures (one is built to resemble a pirate ship) and lots of elements for kids to explore.
There are many playgrounds in the city, but this one is easily one of the best. For starters, it's a huge playground, with several elaborate play structures (one is built to resemble a pirate ship) and lots of elements for kids to explore. The setting is also ideal, located on the edge of Mission Bay and surrounded by expansive lawns perfect for kite-flying and playing sports.
2688 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA, United States
This island in the middle of Mission Bay hosts the Fiesta Island Time Trial Series, hosted by the San Diego Bicycle Club
Encompassing the entirety of Mission Bay, offering opportunities for sailing, boating, swimming, jet ski, and other water sports
Located in the neighborhood of Clairemont, Tecolote Canyon is a narrow coastal valley which offers miles of trails open to hiking and biking
The Torero college basketball team plays their home games at the Jenny Craig Pavillion on the USD campus
Hours vary by season and day of week; typically 10AM-5PM in winter, 9AM-11PM in summer
The aquatic center rents catamarans and other watercraft, as do several other franchises around the bay
To begin touring, the best place to start is the visitor’s center, which includes a model of what the area looked like in 1872, maps, information about touring, and information about the area’s history
A historic district which encompasses most of Old Town and many of the area's original Spanish structures from when the settlement was founded in the 18th century
Take the time to visit the historic site of what used to be the first ever California Mission, located in Presidio Park on the hill above Old Town
The original courthouse, which dates back to 1847