Golden weekend getaway of absolute purity is found in Julian, historic gold mining town In Cuyamaca mountains, San Diego County. Gasp for clean, crisp air scented with oak and pine forest in charming Lake Cuyamaca Recreation & Park District. The lake, with its 110 acres is a home to trouts, found all year long, Florida bass and channel catfish so bringing a fishing cave on a boat trip along the lake is a good idea. Adjoining Cuyamaca Rancho State Park at 26,000 acres and a 52% wilderness offer camping, hiking and bird watching options in intact surroundings. For the coast and desert remarkable views, 3.2 miles trekking trail of Volcan Mountain Wilderness Preserve, a beautiful mixed conifer forest is the best choice. Horseback riding options for the adventurous spirits or golf courses with hot springs and spa for a perfect relaxation. Not to be missed is a delicious local apple pie and cider to spice up the whole experience.