Places to go in Santee

Santee Events

Guided Bird Walk: Old Mission Dam

Kumeyaay Lake Campground

Saturday, September 21, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Mean Mary

Summit Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

Saturday, September 21, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Summer Twilight Walk

Kumeyaay Lake Campground

Saturday, September 21, 6:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
Music With Muriel Open Mic

Music With Muriel Open Mic

Fraternal Order of Eagles

Saturday, September 21, noon

Santee News & Stories

Take the Fifty-Two East to Santee

Chef-driven cuisine for fans of meat and potatoes

The other day, a friend asked where I was off to in such a hurry. “I’m gonna check out a restaurant I’ve heard good things about,” I told him. It’s an answer he’s learned to ...

Mary's Donuts in Santee got a little too generous

Joel Scalzitti uses her name in Lakeside and El Cajon

Touted as a third location of the regionally popular Mary’s Donuts, a new storefront opened on El Cajon’s Main Street on April 13, near city and county offices. Owner Joel Scalzitti proclaimed in the East ...

Santee – where everyone wants to live

Mission Trails Park in the front yard, small homeless, parking woes

Most people who drive past the old green and white Dutch-style barn on North Magnolia Avenue in Santee, on their way to one of the freeways or to the nearby strip malls, don’t know what ...

Get catfish at trout opener

Light line and treble hook may be problem

Catfish bite actively during trout season, especially in the fall during the first trout plants. When the trout stocking begins around November, anglers show up in droves and most are using scented baits, and catfish ...

San Diego River views — one-fifth complete

Join the volunteers from O.B. to Julian

Nature lovers around the globe will soon be able to experience the San Diego River in a virtual environment. Staff, interns, and volunteers from the San Diego River Park Foundation have been traveling the waterway ...

Santee Photos

Santee Lake Pavillion

San Diego River, Santee Town Center


Beautiful Fall day in Santee.