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Join Our Trail Patrol – Training begins September 28

Trail Patrol volunteers help maintain the trail system at the Reserve, provide information to trail users, and serve as ambassadors of our natural lands.

Become an Interpretive Center Docent – 2017 Training Dates

Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve is always looking for new docents to share their love of the […]

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Interpretive Walks of the Reserve with Donna Walker

Join writer and artist Donna Walker on the second Sunday of each month at 10:00 a.m. for a free Interpretive […]

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Bill the Bug Guy: The Amazing Insect Kingdom Up Close

Explore the world of insects with¬†Reserve docent Bill Burkhardt. Bill’s monthly presentations include an amazing slideshow, microscope viewing, and answers […]

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OMWD Public Tour on October 12, 2017

October 12, 2017 Olivenhain Municipal Water District offers tours of its facilities, including Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve, David C. McCollom […]

Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve

8833 Harmony Grove Road
Escondido, CA 92029

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1966 Olivenhain Road
Encinitas, CA 92024


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