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Julian Tours & Gold Mines / Gold Mining

Desert & Town Tours

California Overland Desert Excursions
Adventure calls! Explore the nearby Anza-Borrego Desert on 2.5 and 5-hour day tours or overnight camping trips with delicious food and all gear provided. Climb aboard our open-air military trucks or climate-controlled vehicles, and experience incredible desert landscapes. Private jeep tours also available. Off-roading, hiking and exploring — it’s all waiting for you!
(866) 639-7567 or (760) 767-1232
1233 Palm Canyon Drive,
Borrego Springs, CA 92004
Email: info@californiaoverland.com
www.californiaoverland.com

Julian Tours

Experience the pioneer spirit and western romance of “Gold Hill,” 1870’s historic Julian 4-part tour: Interactive gold rush musical, entertaining guided town tour, expertly guided gold mine tour & fantastic lunch! A pickin’ and a grinnin’ ton of family fun!
(442) 245-2868 mobile
(760) 782-9202 office
Email: fun@juliantours.org
www.juliantours.org
www.enthrallinc.org

Gold Mine Tours Gold Panning

Eagle Mining Co., The

Tour Eagle and High Peak Mines, two of Julian’s original gold mines. Guides lead you through the intricate path of tunnels in the hard rock mine and share tales of the life of early residents of Julian. Open: 10 am to 4 pm
(Maybe later on weekends.)
(760) 765-0036
End of C Street
P.O. Box 624, Julian, CA 92036
www.theeaglemining.com

Julian Mining Company
Pan for real gold, sluice & screen gemstones and fossils, visit the farm animals, shop the company store, see antique mining equipment, bottle house and small railroad, throw tomahawks and more.
For hours please see Julian Mining Co.
(951) 313-0166
Email: julianminingco@aol.com
www.julianminingcompany.com

Other Tours and Adventures

California Wolf Center

Programs include an educational presentation and guided observation of resident wolves. Tours run an hour and a half and are by appointment only.
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
(760) 765-0030
P.O. Box 1389, Julian, CA 92036
www.californiawolfcenter.org

Fort Cross Old Timey Adventures
We are a family owned and operated hands-on activity based business that focuses on historical education, outdoor adventuring, agritourism, music, art, and FUN! Activity stations include Archery, Tomahawk Throwing, Slingshot Paintball Range, Petting Zoo, Candle Dipping, Gold Rush Station, Hayrides, Hoedowns, Guided Overnight Camping, and so much more! These activities are offered as part of a private group tour, as well as on an individual basis to the public. Field trips welcome! 
4425 Hwy 78, Santa Ysabel, CA 92070
951-847-1904
www.fortcross.com/group-tours
www.fortcross.com

www.facebook.com/fortcrosscamping/
Instagram: @fortcrossadventures

Julian Backcountry Wine Tour

California Overland takes you on a moveable feast for all your senses. Start off with a sumptuous lunch of beef, chicken and salmon cooked on an open fire. Then climb aboard our open-air excursion vehicle and travel country lanes under canopies of oak and pine. You’ll visit 3 to 4 tasting rooms and sample fine local wine. Tour includes: pickup at your Julian area lodging, barbecue lunch, wine glass, all tasting room fees and discounts on wine.
(866) 639-7567 or (760) 767-1232
1233 Palm Canyon Drive,
Borrego Springs, CA 92004
Email: info@californiaoverland.com
www.californiaoverland.com

Julian Back Country Quilt Trail

Something new in the Julian area, the Julian Back Country Quilt Trail. The trail is a driving route through our area where property owners have decorated their businesses, farms, outbuildings or residences with painted wooden quilt squares viewable from the road. Each colorful pattern is selected or designed by the property owner, often revealing historical connections to the land, family or business.
www.julianbackcountryquilttrail.org

Oasis Camel Dairy

PRODUCTS: Hand-crafted camel milk soap, lotions and camel milk chocolate. VISIT: Tours, camel rides and events. Located between Ramona and Julian on Highway 78.
(760) 787-0983
26757 Old Julian Highway, Ramona, CA 92065
Email: contactus@cameldairy.com
www.cameldairy.com

Observer’s Inn/Sky Tours/Gift Shop

Julian’s crystal clear mountain air is a perfect setting for this unique 1 hour tour of the night sky. View the planets, galaxies, star clusters, the moon, and the sun through large research grade telescopes. An experienced astronomer leads you through this visual delight.
$30 per person ($25 per child and active duty military) Advance reservations required (no credit cards accepted.)
(760) 765-0088
3535 Highway 79, Julian, CA 92036
www.observersinn.com

ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES
CALENDAR
ENTERTAINMENT
SPECIAL EVENTS
PICNIC SITES
U-PICK ORCHARDS
CHURCHES
BOATING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING
APPLE PIES
MIND, BODY, SPIRIT
MUSEUMS & GALLERIES
TOURS & GOLD MINES
MORE GREAT THINGS TO SEE AND DO!

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