CV Rec Center

CV Website No Longer Maintained

Submitted by kwf_adman on Thu, 10/18/2018 - 18:35

Due to lack of time, I have stopped adding content and maintaining the "Carmel Valley, San Diego" website. Please see the Carmel Valley News site (delmartimes.net) or the Carmel Valley Friends of the Library site (carmelvalleylibrary.org) for community information. Thanks!

See the City's Carmel Valley Planning Board page (https://www.sandiego.gov/planning/community/profiles/carmelvalley) or the City's Carmel Valley Library page (https://www.sandiego.gov/public-library/locations/carmel-valley-library) for additional information.

CV Parks & Permits

Submitted by ken on Thu, 06/30/2016 - 18:26

If you want to use a community park for a large group, reserve a space for a party, put up a party jump, etc., or if you want to run a commercial operation in a park (professional training, sports field use, etc.), you may need a permit. For the parks NORTH of the SR-56 freeway, call the CV Rec Center at 858-552-1616 (see the CV Brochure for more info.) For parks SOUTH of SR-56, call the Ocean Air Rec Center at 858-552-1687 (see the Ocean Air Brochure for more info.)

Solana Ranch Park Grand Opening, March 27, 2015

Submitted by ken on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 16:11

The new Solana Ranch Park will hold a grand opening ceremony on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1:30 pm. Join Council President Lightner in this ribbon cutting ceremony at this great new park. Of course, after visiting the new park, you can run across the street to the new PHR Village center to enjoy a Starbucks coffee and shop at the Trader Joe's (which also opens on Friday, March 27!) It'll be a banner day for the Pacific Highlands Ranch community.

Solana Ranch Park is nestled between Gonzales Canyon and the Solana Ranch Elementary School in the community of Pacific Highlands Ranch. The design for Solana Ranch Park creates a destination for the residents of Pacific Highlands Ranch and embraces the walkable nature of the community. A turf amphitheater offers a flexible space for community events, a half basketball court and children’s play area provide opportunities for play, and interpretive panels tell a story of the park’s connection to nature, the surrounding community and the region’s history.

NOTE: The Solana Ranch Park is located next to the new Solana Ranch Elementary School, 13605 Pacific Highlands Ranch Parkway San Diego, CA 92130.

Carmel Valley Community Park 15th Anniversary

Submitted by ken on Wed, 10/15/2014 - 14:30

UPDATE: Really October 26! Join the Carmel Valley Recreation Council in a celebration of the 15th anniversary of the Carmel Valley Community Park! The event is on Sunday, October 15, 2014 OCTOBER 26, 2014 from 1:30 to 4:30 PM. Enjoy an afternoon of music, inflatable jumpers, face painters, arts & crafts and more. The band "Atomic Groove" will perform at 2:00 PM. Please join us for this fun community celebration! The park is located at 3777 Townsgate Drive. For additional information, call the park staff at 858-552-1616 or view the 15th Anniversary Celebration Flier.

Carmel Grove & Del Mar Trails Park Renovation

Submitted by ken on Wed, 04/03/2013 - 10:42

Just in time for spring break, there are two local parks with new play equipment ("tot-lots") that should be opening this Friday, April 5, 2013: Carmel Grove Park, located at the corner of Carmel Creek Road and Carmel Grove Road (just behind Piazza Carmel), and Del Mar Trails Park, located on Del Mar Trails Road between Mona Lisa and Mercurio. On the other hand, the Winwood Park playground, located on Carmel Creek Road just south of Carmel Creek Elementary, will close on April 8 for a renovation that should complete late this summer. So, we gain two brand new playgrounds but lose one for a while.