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Banner Grade

Description: As 78 approaches Julian it climbs and turns through exceptionally scenic mountain country. At the base of Banner Grade is the California Riding and Hiking Trail – a 1,000 […]


Wynola Road

Description: Access: East out of Julian via Banner Grade (78), left on to Wynola Road. Difficulty: Road Condition: Traffic:   A few narrow sections – be cautious of oncoming traffic. […]

Highland Valley Road

Description: This two-lane road that snakes its way through many of east counties beautiful avacado and citrus orchards, providing drivers with expansive views of the area’s distant, mountainous vistas. Access: […]

Lilac Road

Description: In spite of it’s tame sounding name, Lilac can be fairly challenging, but short. Like Couser Canyon road, Lilac also features a series of tight turns. Both Couser Canyon […]

Couser Canyon Road

Description: Access: Interstate 15 to Highway 76, right on Couser Canyon Road. Difficulty: What a Porsche was designed for! (Like skiing moguls) Road Condition: Sharpest turns, no guardrail, steep drop […]