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#83 of 90 state parks in California

Best trails in Border Field State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Border Field State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

This unique park is at far southwestern corner of California, just south of San Diego. The park is adjacent to the United States border with Mexico. Those interested in wildlife viewing will find threatened and endangered birds here such as the Western Snowy Plover, the California Least Tern, and the Light-footed Clapper Rail. Onsite there are restrooms, displays, picnic areas, and barbecues so bring the whole family to this beautiful park!

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Map of trails in Border Field State Park
Park information
Acreage:
1316 acres
Park hours
Monday
9:30 am - dusk
Tuesday
9:30 am - dusk
Wednesday
9:30 am - dusk
Thursday
9:30 am - dusk
Friday
9:30 am - dusk
Saturday
9:30 am - dusk
Sunday
9:30 am - dusk
Contact
619-575-3613
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Top trails (3)
#1 - Border Field Trail [CLOSED]
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 34 m
Note: As of June 2020, Border Field State Park is closed due to recent rain storms. Please check the park page for more information.Show more
#2 - Imperial Beach Shoreline Trail [CLOSED]
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 3 m
Note: As of June 2020, Border Field State Park is closed due to recent rain storms. Please check the park page for more information.Show more
#3 - Horse to South Beach Trail Loop [CLOSED]
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 16 m
Note: As of June 2020, Border Field State Park is closed due to recent rain storms. Please check the park page for more information. This trail goes through the Tijuana Estuary Natural Preserve and bShow more