The trail passes through a variety of habitats including riparian woodland, marsh, coastal sage scrub, and chaparral, presenting many opportunities for bird watching and observing nature. There are several rare and endangered birds, including the Bell's Vireo and California Gnatcatcher, found here. The threatened Orcutt's bird's-beak plant may also be seen. This is an easy 2 mile hike with an elevation gain/loss of up to 200 feet.
(Chula Vista) From I-5, exit east on Main St. and go 0.9 mile. Turn right on Broadway and go 0.3 mile. Continue onto Beyer Blvd. and go 0.3 mile. Turn left on Kaanapali Way and park. Walk back to the ranger station on Beyer Blvd. to meet the Canyoneer host. Facilities. (GPS N32.587030, W117.071296)