Hike the Fortuna Mountain Trail

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Distance

6.2 Miles

Elevation Gain

1459 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Food Nearby
Scenic
Waterfall
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The Fortuna Mountain Trail is a 6.2 mile hike that features a waterfall and scenic, sweeping views of San Diego and the surrounding mountains.

The Fortuna Mountain Trail is an easy drive from San Diego. The waterfall is most visible in the spring or after heavy rains. The trail is accessible year-round, and allows dogs that are kept on leash. 

Print out trail maps before getting started to avoid getting lost. 

Photos: Erik Fitzpatrick and Chris Palmer

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Distance

6.2 Miles

Elevation Gain

1459 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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