Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve, California Camping & Hiking

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Directions

The reserve is located near Imperial Beach, in San Diego County, on the Mexican boarder.

Phone

619-575-3613

Activities

INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, SWIMMING

Camping Reservations

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Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

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National Estuarine Research Reserve System — Tijuana River, CA

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The Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve preserves one of the largest remaining examples of coastal wetland habitats in the southern California sub-region. The 2,293 acre Tijuana River Reserve is located in Imperial Beach, Calif., situated in a highly urbanized location, 15 miles south of San Diego and immediately adjacent to Tijuana, Mexico. Three quarters of the reserve’s watershed is in Mexico, so reserve programs apply an international perspective to critical issues of habitat restoration, endangered species management, wastewater from Mexico, sediment management, and recreational use. The reserve is a home to eight threatened and endangered species of plants and birds and is recognized as a wetland of international importance’ by the Ramsar Convention.