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Palomar County Park

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21818 Crestline Rd
Palomar Mountain, CA  92060
ThomBros: 409-G7
Phone number: 760-724-1631

For up to date park closures please visit our News Page.

Directions: From Highway 76, take South Grade Rd. 10 miles to the community of Palomar Mt. At the intersection of South Grade Rd. and East Grade Rd. go right on East Grade Rd. After a mile go left on Crestline Rd. for 1/4 mile. The park entrance will be on the left side of the road.

9 am - SunsetFriday - Monday.
Closed Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Location Map (find park name in the left column)



  • 4 acres
  • Parking
  •  Vault restroom
  • Picnic tables
  • Scenic views


Palomar Mt. County Park is a 4-acre park day use park. It's a great place to come and enjoy a day in the mountains any time of the year. During the winter months the park may offer a fun filled day in the snow. The park is also a wonderful escape from the heat in the summer months. Shady conifer trees dot the park and support a wide variety of bird wildlife such as woodpeckers and raptors. Picnic tables are scattered throughout the park providing quiet places to enjoy the fresh mountain air and enjoy the views. From the park you can also see the historic Palomar Mountain Observatory in the nearby State Park. A vault restroom is near the picnic area and there's a small parking lot.  During harsh weather the park made not be accessible due to road and safety conditions on South Grade Road.

Palomar Observatory   Palomar Park Sign   Palomar Snow  

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