Explore the Visitor Center Loop Trail

Explore the Visitor Center Loop Trail

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Distance

1.4 Miles

Elevation Gain

190 Feet

Activities

Camping, Photography, Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness, Rock Climbing

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Groups
River
Romantic
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Located in Mission Trails Regional Park, the Visitor Center Loop Trail is a scenic hike perfect for families and all skill levels.

The Visitor Center Loop Trail is a 1.4 mile hike in San Diego that features river views and allows dogs.

This trail allows for the practice of a variety of activities: rock climbing, mountain biking, trail running, birding, camping horseback riding, and hiking. There are shady spots available every so often, but bring sun protection and extra water. The trail is well maintained and is open year-round.

Photos: Tristan Loper and Clark

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Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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Distance

1.4 Miles

Elevation Gain

190 Feet

Activities

Camping, Photography, Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness, Rock Climbing

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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