Inside San Elijo Hills
San Elijo Hills is a master-planned community in the southwest of San Marcos, California, built by San Elijo Hills Development Company, and managed by HomeFed Corporation. San Elijo is home to three of the largest schools in San Marcos Unified School District. Unlike the rest of San Marcos, San Elijo Hills has its own town center, featuring a clock tower, a fountain, a common area and rows of shops.
Double Peak Park
Double Peak Park features a 150-seat concrete, terraced amphitheater for interpretive ranger talks, a group picnic shelter, individual picnic tables, an adventure play area, restrooms, a resident park ranger, and a parking lot.
San Elijo Hills Park
San Elijo Hills Park includes a soccer field, two baseball diamonds, picnic/barbecue areas, a children’s water “sprayground”, an enclosed dog park, jogging paths, and a plaza for large events. The park is also the main trailhead for a network of 18 miles (29 km) of trails. The park’s Community Center, operated by the city of San Marcos, has facilities for classes, parties and special events.
San Elijo Hills has 18 miles (29 km) of trails that are popular for hiking, biking and horseback riding