The City of San Marcos and Bike Vault are teaming up to host a Bike to Work Day pit stop on Thursday, May 17 from 6 to 9 am at the San Marcos Civic Center, 1 Civic Center Drive.
Join thousands of people throughout the San Diego region as we GO by BIKE on Bike to Work Day. With thousands of miles of bikeways in the region, biking gets you where you need to go.
With more than 100 pit stop locations throughout San Diego County, all riders are encouraged to register for Bike to Work Day to receive a FREE t-shirt* and snacks. Riders who visit the San Marcos pit stop location will be entered in a raffle and have a photo opportunity. *You must register online to be eligible for a free t-shirt.
To get prepared for Bike to Work Day, resources are available on the iCommute website, including the San Diego Regional Bike Map, riding, and safety tips, bike lockers, and information about taking your bike on transit.
Editor note-San Elijo Hills IS cycling. On a given day you can see USA National Team Junior Cyclists riding through town or 1976 Olympian John Howard riding our amazing roads trails and hills. Give them a wide pass and smile. #sanelijothankful
Recent San Elijo Hills Community Association (HOA) Updates:
FEBRUARY BOARD MEETING RE-SCHEDULED
Please be advised that the Board meeting originally scheduled on February 20th has been re-scheduled. The February Board meeting will be held:
Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 6:00 p.m.
San Elijo Hills Community REC Center: 1105 Elfin Forest Rd.
San Marcos, CA 92078
St. Paddy’s Day Bash
Feeling lucky? Let’s get Irish…… One day early! Get ready for a Pre-St. Paddy’s Day party! The event will be held at Café Stoked on Friday, March 16th at 6:30PM. Residents 21 and over join us for an evening of green! It will be a wonderful time to join friends and neighbors for food, music, dancing, drinks and fun! Don’t forget to wear green and come on down for a festive time! Attendance to this event is limited! Cost is $5.00/person. You must provide a check (no cash) payable to San Elijo Hills and deliver to Liz McCardle at the San Elijo Hills onsite office in order to reserve your spot! All reservations will be taken on a first-come-first-serve basis.
The onsite office is located at 1277 San Elijo Road S., San Marcos, CA 92078. For more information, contact Liz McCardle at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (760) 798-9015.
Hops In the Hills-Craft Beer Festival!
Hops in the Hills-March 10, 2018 3pm – 6pm @ the Hilltop Field of San Elijo Hills Park!
Beer, Music and Food!
$35-$45 tickets (unlimited beer tastings!)
Join us, support local schools!! All proceeds go to San Elijo Elementary and Double Peak K-8 PTO.
New Architectural Review Forms
A new year, a fresh start! You may be thinking about painting your home, installing solar energy or changing your yard! New forms have been created to streamline the review process and ensure that precise information is provided for a successful review outcome! The Home & Landscape Improvement Application, Exterior Paint Improvement application, and Application for Solar Panels have been uploaded to the Walters Management web portal and Sanelijohills.net or you may request copies from the Management team. These forms include checklists, so make sure to discuss with your hired professionals in advance, so that accurate plans are submitted. If you have any questions, please contact Liz McCardle at 760-798-9015 or by email at email@example.com.
Looking for egg hunters!! The Easter Bunny is visiting the Hills! The San Elijo Hills Community Association is having its Annual BUNNYPALOOZA on Saturday, March 24th at the Hilltop field of San Elijo Hills Park. This year’s event will include an egg hunt, bounce houses, face painting, crafts, photo-ops with the Easter bunny, light refreshments, and more! A DJ will be entertaining us with music, games, and an obstacle course so parents and kids of all ages can enjoy some friendly competition!
BUNNYPALOOZA will begin at 9:30AM and run until 12:00 PM. The Egg Hunt will be split by different age groups in 10 minute increments beginning at 10:00 AM. Don’t forget to bring your own basket to collect your eggs and a camera to take pictures with the Bunny! Hope to see you there! For more information please call 760-798-9015 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Motorized Dirt Bikes, ATV’s and other motorized vehicles ARE NOT allowed on HOA property, the trails or private streets in San Elijo Hills. Building dirt bike jumps and similar activities are also not permitted. Any known violators will be charged with the cost of repairs. There are a variety of public lands in California that are open to managed OHV recreation. Check with your local land management agency regarding legal riding areas and local regulations. There are many privately owned and operated motocross tracks throughout the state. A list of riding opportunities on public lands can be located at http://www.ohv.parks.ca.gov/
**Since 2006 SanElijoLife.com provides community news, photos, videos, and a directory of resources for residents of San Elijo Hills. The site is independent from the developer and the HOA and is run by local homeowners.
Bike to Work Day is a nationally recognized event celebrated annually on the third Friday in May. Since May is National Bike Month, San Diegans have opportunities to GO by BIKE all month long. Bike Month 2015 supports riding a bike as a viable, environmentally friendly, cost-saving commute choice.
Bike to Work Day pit stop map now available. Pit stops offer a break for new and experienced bicycle riders to rest and pick up a FREE t-shirt (only one per person), snacks, and encouragement. Over 100 pit stops planned, which will be open from 6:00 to 9:00 a.m. on Friday, May 15th for anyone who pledges to GO by BIKE. For a list of Bike to Work Day 2015 pit stop locations, check out the pit stop map.
On Wednesday, Sept. 10 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, the City of San Marcos will be hosting the second workshop for the San Marcos Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan project at the City Community Center, 3 Civic Center Drive. During this workshop, city staff will present the draft project and program recommendations as well as the Safe Route to School recommendations.
The goal of the San Marcos Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan project is to provide safe mobility options for bicyclists and pedestrians throughout the City of San Marcos.
Residents unable to attend the workshop are invited to provide feedback by completing an on-line survey at http://sanmarcos-bikepedplan.com.
Mountain Bike Bill weighs in with a review of the San ELijo Hills area trail system. Mountain Bike Bill provides reviews, pictures, maps and videos of the mountain bike rides in Southern California . Click here to read Mountain Bike Bill’s review