Mission Trails

4th-6th Grade Ranger led tour

The Old Mission Dam, a State and National Registered Historic Landmark, is the focal point of this 4th-6th grade outdoor education program. This interpretive tour provides a one-mile loop walk along the San Diego River, to (and on top of) the Old Mission Dam, through the grasslands and back. Topics discussed include the arrival of the Spanish, the Mission period, the need for and development of the dam and flume system, and the cultural changes that took place with the Kumeyaay people at this time.

Open to 4th-6th grade students only with priority registration to La Mesa AIM.

Note: This 90-minute tour begins and ends at the Old Mission Dam parking lot.

Date: ​Thursday, February 27, 2020
Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am (9:00 am check-in)
Location: Mission Trails Regional Park (One Father Junipero Serra Trail, San Diego, CA 92119)

Fee: FREE

RSVP: February 13, 2020