Places to go in Lakeside

Lakeside Events

Catfish Season

Catfish Season

Lake Jennings

Friday, July 20, 6 a.m. to midnight

Free Summer Camp for Teens

Tierra Del Sol Middle School

Friday, July 20, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Half Pound Cheeseburger Meal

Half Pound Cheeseburger Meal

VFW Post 5867

Saturday, July 21, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Catfish Season

Catfish Season

Lake Jennings

Saturday, July 21, 6 a.m. to midnight

Lakeside News & Stories

The swimming tongue

Lake Jennings catfish opener

Channel catfish are the most commonly caught freshwater fish in the country. As a hardy species they can survive in brackish water and are easy to farm. That their firm flesh prepares well baked or ...

The hidden food of Barona

Feisty Kate's, Ho Wan Noodle Shop, Barona Oaks Steakhouse

‘The long and winding road,” sing the Beatles on this bus’s sound system. And, boy, have they nailed it. I look out the bus window and see rocks, bluffs, isolated houses with dusty trucks in ...

Future farmer helps fight fire, loses animal friends

"We would be greeted with Bella’s voice and the one sweet chicken."

At about 11:30 p.m. on January 8th, Layla, an 11-year-old girl who lives in Eucalyptus Hills (a couple miles northeast of Lakeside), smelled smoke and saw a yellow reflection on her window. She ran into ...

Beat the eagles and osprey

Lake Jennings night fishing

In San Diego County, night-fishing is usually not available until summer catfish season; most lakes close at sunset. But trout, largemouth bass and channel and blue catfish feed at night. The fish can cruise the ...

Lake Jennings spookiness just before it closes

Scripps oceanographers and Helix Water will put dye in water in November

If you see an eerie reddish tint to the water at Lake Jennings on Halloween, it’s not spooks and goblins at work; it is a result of the lake’s hydraulic mixing action being tested by ...

Lakeside Photos

Sunrise over Lindo Lake in Lakeside

Spread Your Wings! Lindo Lake

Taking a Stroll at Lindo Lake ...

White Pelicans in California? Yes! Check ...

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