Rancho Del Rey is a family friendly community in Chula Vista, California. It has its own park, swimming pool, and clubhouse.
Public education is provided by Chula Vista Elementary School District with highly rated facilities like Salt Creek Elementary. The Sweetwater Union High School District is in charge of the older grades with excellent schools such as Eastlake Middle and Eastlake High. There are also many private facilities to choose from including St. Rose of Lima School, Saint John’s Episcopal School, Mater Dei Catholic High School, and Lutheran High School of San Diego. The county offers several private colleges with Southwestern College also nearby.
The Rancho Del Rey Park features air jumps and pony rides. There are also tennis courts, lots of open space, barbecue grills, picnic areas, and playground equipment.
Chula Vista has the South Bay’s longest running farmers market which offers local and seasonal produce. This market sells fruits, vegetables, plants, and flowers. And it features an international food court. There are several shopping centers in the city including the Chula Vista Center, Bonita Point Plaza, Otay Ranch Center, and The Marketplace at Windingwalk.
The Upper Otay Reservoir is a lake with a 2.1 loop trail that is popular with fisherman and mountain bikers. The Lower Otay Lake is stocked with catfish, crappie, bluegill, largemouth bass, and bullhead. There are several golf facilities in this area including the Salt Creek Golf Club which features an award-winning 18-hole golf course that visitors of all skill levels enjoy.
Chula Vista is Southern California’s seventh largest city and the second largest in the San Diego area. Its economy relies on tourism and the city offers many shopping, cinema, and dining experiences. Notable venues include the Chula Vista Marina, the U.S. Olympic Training Center, and the Sleep Train Amphitheater. The Nature Center features exhibits of insects, rays, sharks, birds of prey, and water birds.
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