Opal Creek in Oregon Visiting Opal Creek is a must for anyone who enjoys exploring rugged and wild forest. Named after the wife of an early Forest Service ranger, Roy Elliot, Opal Creek is home to eight hiking trails, which take in sights such as five lakes and no fewer than 50 waterfalls. The 20,746-acre site is best visited between April and October and those who want to experience the wilderness up close and personal can even camp overnight at the site too.
There are around 65 miles of trails in and around Balboa Park (check the park's website for maps of each trail). Some trails wrap around buildings and museums, while others go through canyons. A great way to see a Balboa Park is to hike the trails and experience the variety of scenery found there.
There are a few different ways to explore sea caves in San Diego. You can kayak to them, of course, but there are also some that you can access by land — including a couple of hidden / secret ones that you can get to *at your own risk.*
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