About Julian

 

2010, JULIAN CELEBRATES 140 YEARS SINCE THE TOWNS FIRST INHABITANTS DISCOVERED GOLD! IN ADDITION TO GOLD, THE TOWN HAS BECOME FAMOUS FOR ITS HOMEGROWN APPLES AND SUPERB APPLE PIES. BUT THERE IS EVEN MORE THAT THIS CHARMING MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY HAS TO OFFER! JULIAN HAS EARNED ITS REPUTATION AS THE BED-AND- BREAKFAST CAPITAL OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. COUPLES LOVE ITS ROMANTIC ATMOSPHERE AND WEDDINGS ARE HELD HERE AT SOME OF THE MOST PICTURESQUE SITES IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY. JULIAN IS ALSO A PERFECT DESTINATION FOR HIKERS, SIGHTSEERS, BIRD WATCHING, HORSEBACK RIDERS AND BICYCLISTS. A MULTITUDE OF DELIGHTFUL STORES AND SPECIALTY SHOPS LINE STREET TRAVELED BY HORSE AND PONY-DRAWN CARRIAGES. WITH SHOWS AND FESTIVALS CELEBRATING DAFFODILS, WILDFLOWERS, QUILTS, ART, MUSIC, GRAPES, GOLD MINING, STARGAZING, JULIANS FORTH OF JULY PARADE FESTIVITIES AND WORLD RENOWN APPLES, JULIAN OFFERS AN ABUNDANCE OF UNIQUE ACTIVITIES. VISITORS MAY ENJOY THE TOWN YEAR-ROUND, EITHER COMING FOR THE DAY OR LODGING OVERNIGHT. PARKS, LAKES, MOUNTAINS , CASINOS AND ANZA-BORREGO DESERT STATE PARK ARE JUST A FEW OF THE NEARBY ATTRACTIONS. JULIAN IS LOCATED A LITTLE OVER ONE HOUR EAST OF SAN DIEGO AND ABOUT 22 MILES (30 MINUTES FROM RAMONA)

FINDING JULIAN   FROM L.A.: TAKE I-5 OR I-15 SOUTH TO SR76 EAST TO SR79, TURN RIGHT TO SR78/79 (SANTA YSABEL), TURN LEFT TO JULIAN, OR TAKE I-5 OR I-15 SOUTH TO SR78 EAST TO JULIAN
FROM SAN DIEGO AREAS: TAKE I-8 EAST TO SR67 (TOWARD RAMONA). SR67 TURNS INTO SR78 IN RAMONA, FOLLOW TO JULIAN, OR TAKE I-8 EAST TO SR79 (THROUGH CUYAMACA STATE PARK) TO JULIAN.


 

 

 

 

 

 

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