Ranch House in Los PeÃ±asquitos Canyon Preserve
From Black Mountain Rd. Canyonside Park Driveway into Los PeÃ±asquitos Canyon Preserv
San Diego , CA
Arch in the Park
The San Diego County Archaeological Society presents an educational day of Archaeology and Fun at the Ranch House in Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve
Saturday, October 20, 2012 • 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Celebrating California Archaeology Month
and National Archaeology Day
➸ Find out what archaeology is all about; dig in a mock excavation; play games
➸ Discover the history of the Ranch House on a tour of the adobe
➸ Be there at 11:30 a.m. to meet Running Grunion, a Kumeyaay Indian, and learn
about his people
➸ Speak to local archaeologists and see archaeology exhibits, demos on stone
tool making and basket making, raffles, games, and more!
Directions: From I-15 take Mercy Rd. west, turn right (north) onto Black Mountain Rd. and then
take the first left into Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve. Follow the road all the way to the back
(past Canyonside Community Park ball fields), and park in the designated parking area in the field.
Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy in the shade.
Fry bread, snacks, and sodas will be available for purchase.