This is your opportunity to provide comments to the proposed changes for trails at Cabrillo. There is currently a 30 day period, ending on May 13, where comments can be provided. There will also be an Open House on April 25 where you can learn more about these changes.

The proposals for the trails can be read here.

The official news release is provided below.

San Diego, CA: Cabrillo National Monument Superintendent Andrea Compton invites the public to attend an open house meeting to share the Cabrillo National Monument Trail Management Plan / Environmental Assessment. The plan will be used to guide the development, maintenance, and use of the trail system for the next 25 years with the goal of improving visitor experience and safety while protecting the park’s natural and cultural resources. Cabrillo National Monument staff will be hosting an open house for the public on Thursday, April 25, 2019. No formal program is scheduled, but those interested in attending may stop by to learn more and provide their comments.  

Cabrillo National Monument contains an existing network of roads and recreation trails. The trail plan is critical for protecting the special natural and cultural features of the park, providing quality recreational experiences for park visitors, and improving visitor access and safety.

The public meeting schedule is as follows:

Thursday, April 25, 2019
Cabrillo National Monument 
1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive, San Diego CA 92106
 6:00pm – 7:30pm Auditorium 

Cabrillo National Monument is interested in hearing your thoughts on the environmental assessment. We will be accepting feedback during a 30-day comment period between April 13 and May 13, 2019. During this period, the public is encouraged to comment on the plan and identify any issues or concerns. In particular, the planning team is seeking public input regarding the accuracy and adequacy of the information and analysis presented in the plan or information that could influence changes to the preferred alternative.

To review the plan or to submit comments electronically, please visit the NPS Planning, Environment, and Public Comment (PEPC) website at: or via written letter mailed to:

Cabrillo National Monument 
Attn: Trails Planning Team
1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive
San Diego CA 92106

We look forward to hearing from you and encourage all to visit the park’s website at or our Facebook page for further updates. For more information, please contact Elizabeth Skinner at 619-523-4280.

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