- Our list of the best things to do in Santee, California, features the top 371 nearby activities — including 163 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Santee, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
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Opened in 2005, the Roadrunner Ridge Winery is a locally owned and operated business focusing on high quality wine production. The winery offers tasting of their wines in private as well as group settings.
Located in the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Sandstone Canyon is situated at the end of a number of washes that are vehicle accessible. Narrow slots in sandstone formations and desert vegetation enrich this 15 mile desert canyon hike.
The largest casino in California, Pechanga Casino is home to more than 3000 slot and video machines and hundreds of table games which include blackjack, Three-Card Poker, Mystery Card Roulette and more. There is also a separate High Limit Gaming Area which features a lounge and a cash cage.
Despite its somewhat unsettling name, Hellhole Canyon is actually a quite scenic hiking destination. A six mile round trip hike, the trail through Hellhole Canyon culminates at a 24 foot waterfall, an anomaly in this desert setting.
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Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is a great place to explore the desert and all the amazing rock formations. The park has many interesting hiking trails and a visitor center with its informative exhibits and helpful staff. Camping is available at the parking with RVs, hook-ups or tents.
With rows of grape vines, roses, and spruce trees, the Casa Tiene Vista Vineyard allows wine lovers to sample their wine in a peaceful, beautiful environment. The vineyard offers many varieties for tasting including Merlots, Cabernets, and dessert wines.