Posts Tagged: baja

Spring 2019 Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride

rosarito ensenada bike ride

The Rosarito Ensenada Bike Ride will take place on May 4, 2019. The 50-mile fun bicycle ride starts in Rosarito and ends with a fiesta at the finish line in Ensenada. This is the 40th anniversary of the famous bike ride. For more information: rosaritoensenada.com      

Mexicali’s La Chinesca

Mexicali La Chinesca

  Even though Mexicali is the capital of Baja California, it’s a city regularly overlooked by tourists. Viewed often as simply the gateway to San Felipe, Mexicali’s wide streets and tranquil vibe are a stark contrast to other clamorous border cities like Tijuana. It’s home to the Clamato cocktail and boasts some of the best… Read more »

April 2019 Baja Bulletin

baja bulletin

Temporary Highway I-5 Southbound Closure April 14th-15th Southbound lanes of San Diego’s Highway 5 will be temporary closed for nine hours from the I-905 south to the San Ysidro Land Port of Entry. The closure will take place this Sunday, April 14th at 10pm until Monday, April 15th at 7am. Traffic will be rerouted to… Read more »

April 2019 Baja Fishing Report

  California and Baja are drought-free for the first time in nearly a decade! If you are planning to drive either Mex 1 or 5 soon, expect some exciting photo ops along the way as the heavy rains throughout Baja brought extraordinary wildflower blooms as well as monarch and painted lady butterflies—both considered signs of… Read more »

San Felipe Blues and Arts Fiesta 2019

San Felipe Blues and Arts Fiesta 2019

The 2019 San Felipe Blues and Arts Fiesta will take place March 22-23, 2019 at the La Ventana del Mar Resort at El Dorado Ranch. Proceeds directly supports a variety of local charities. Concert attendees sit on a velvet-green lawn looking out over the legendary Sea of Cortez, while watching world class musicians, visiting the booths of… Read more »

Ensenada Beer Fest 2019

Ensenada Beer Fest 2019

The 2019 Ensenada Beer Fest will take place from March 19-23, 2019. Three days of free conferences will take place from March 19-21 and March 22-23 will be the beer fest celebration with more than 100 craft brewery producers present to provide samples of their beers. Food from local restaurants, live music, and DJs will… Read more »

Exploring San Juanico Scorpion Bay

San Juanico camping

By Carla King In my last post you’ll find the trip report from Mulegé to San Juanico (Scorpion Bay) the hard way and the easy way. San Juanico is a fishing village on a protected, south-facing bay on the Pacific side of Baja Sur. It’s said that surfers in the 1970s attempted to hide its… Read more »