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The Best Backpacking in San Juan

Looking for the best backpacking in San Juan? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around San Juan. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top backpacking spots in and near San Juan

  • Rio Grande, Puerto Rico

    Hike Through the El Yunque Rain Forest

    5 mi / 1500 ft gain
    Hiking the El Yunque Trail is a 5 mile round trip, about 3 to 4 hours in duration, with a moderate to difficult skill level. In parts, the paved path is well-maintained, and in others, you'll need to navigate very wet, muddy terrain. The trail takes you up up through the Palo Colorado Forest, to ...
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