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January 24, 2010 (Poway) – Now you can hit the trail with your best buddy and meet some new companions—both canine and human. The City of Poway announces a free dog-walking group at the Blue Sky Ecological Reserve.


Dog walks will be held the first Sunday of each month at 9 a.m., starting February 7th and continuing over the next six months.


Meet at the south end of the Blue Sky Ecological Reserve parking lot.


In addition to getting exercise for you and your dog(s), you’ll also learn about canine trail safety, trail etiquette, potential dangers from wildlife, pet disaster planning and much more.

Dogs must be well behaved, and restrained on a leash of six feet or less. Bring water for you and your pet(s).

For more information, please call (858) 668-4781.


Blue Sky Reserve is located half a mile north of Lake Poway Road on Espola Road. From I-15, exit Rancho Bernardo Road and proceed east. Rancho Bernardo Road becomes Espola Road in Poway. Continue Head east on Espola Road, which will curve to the right just past Old Coach Road. The Blue Sky Ecological Reserve parking area is on the northeast (left) side of Espola Road just beyond the curve. (If you reach Lake Poway Road you have missed the reserve.

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