Trip Planner:   USA  /  California  /  Escondido  /  Nature  /  Dixon Lake

Dixon Lake, Escondido

2.4
#4 of 7 in Parks in Escondido
Water Body Nature / Park
Dixon Lake is located in Escondido. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Escondido holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Dixon Lake and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
Create an itinerary including Dixon Lake
map

Plans in Escondido by other users

12 days in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Escondido & San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: September, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Escondido & Independence BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Anaheim, Escondido & San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Escondido BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Plan your trip to Escondido

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Escondido

Like many California cities, Escondido is spread out. Downtown lodgings are close to dining and transportation. If the purpose of your visit is to see one of the notable attractions outside of downtown, then consider staying near the attraction.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
40 reviews
  • We enjoyed our one-day visit to Dixon Lake. We took one of several hikes in the area and also hiked up to Daley Ranch. Easy place to park if you just want to hike, and you don't have to pay for parkin...  more »
  • I grew up fishing Dixon lake and now take my kids when I can. Excellent clean campgrounds and excellent fishing.  more »
  • My family stopped here for a few hours to stretch their legs on the way to San Diego. The park is not horrible but I am guessing the bathrooms, trails, shelters, etc were installed in the 1960's and t...  more »