Best Hikes in San Diego

Hiking is great fun. You get to experience nature, breathe in fresh air, burn calories and feel rugged all at the same time. And depending on who you’re with or where you go, it can be just as easy and fulfilling as a social visit to Starbucks. Here are some great hikes in San Diego that don’t require long drives or specialized equipment:

  • Iron Mountain
  • Mount Miguel
  • Mission Trails Peaks: Cowles Mountain, North Fortuna, South Fortuna, Pyles Peak and Kwaay Paay
  • Woodson Mountain
  • Torrey Pines Reserve
  • Stonewall Mountain
  • Balboa Park Trails

For more San Diego County Peaks, check out 100 Peaks.