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Great Kid's Fishing

Fishing from shore is a really nice way to bond with your kids or grand kids! Using Powerbait or... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Scott C
El Cajon, California
Family with adults

6 of us went here to fish for our pa's birthday. One of the few places where you can take home what... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2018
San Diego, California
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Jul 9, 2018
“Great Kid's Fishing”
Jun 2, 2018
“Family with adults ”
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9535 Harritt Rd, Lakeside, CA 92040-3506
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Fishing from shore is a really nice way to bond with your kids or grand kids! Using Powerbait or worms, is a pretty sure way to catch something and the kids will never forget it! It does get hot out here so go early in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Scott C
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

6 of us went here to fish for our pa's birthday. One of the few places where you can take home what you catch. Some fees to pay though- state license, etc and boats are limited and first come first serve. So since we arrived...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mTan66
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Camping, fishing, visiting this lake makes you feel like you our in the middle of the forest but so close to everything. Enjoy your stay.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank danandchele
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

People in campsite across from me arrives about 2AM (its now 330AM) proceeded to talk (I know far too much about people I've never seen before) for a good 45mins. Camp host is on the back side, quite disappointed that they havent asked them to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Bar K
Reviewed April 6, 2017

I've lived in SD for 18 years and have never made it out here. This was so easy!!!! I drove out the 52 to the site (less than 30 minutes from my house). I couldn't believe it was also only about a half a mile...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank JTallant
Reviewed August 25, 2016

But not much else to do here. Wanted to rent a kayak but they are only available on the weekend and we arrived too late on Sunday afternoon for that. My husband wanted to try fishing for catfish at the lake in the evening and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank marymilla7
Reviewed March 8, 2016

This is a great place to do some camping and get out of the city. I stayed in site 36 and was constantly in awe of the beautiful scenery. You could hear the freeway but it did not ruin the experience. The staff was friendly...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Louis T
Reviewed October 27, 2015

This lovely little lake is located very close to the hustle and bustle of San Diego, but you'd never know it, it's so quiet and peaceful here. We camped here for 4 nights, and were fortunate to get a site with quite a bit of...More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank ZatianaZ
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

San Diego native (always lived close to the beach). Now that I'm back in town I wanted to explore more of the exterior of the county and its surrounding area and had a pleasant day here. Campgrounds look clean and it appears to a great...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank cstruyk
Reviewed July 18, 2014

If you enjoy camping this is the perfect place.Flush toilets and hot showers, great fishing, and quiet peace await you.So close to home but when your there you feel as if you have really gotten away.

Date of experience: September 2013
5  Thank sanDiegoTrippy
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February 8, 2015|
Response from Kira H | Property representative |
he best way to figure out public transport is to just google it. It will map it out for you! If you google public transportation from lake jennings to balboa park it will map it for you with the fastest route.