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The Best Hiking in Chula Vista

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

Top hiking spots in and near Chula Vista

  • Bonita, California

    Sweetwater Park Trail Loop

    3.38 mi / 16 ft gain
    Sweetwater Park Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see wildflowers located near Chula Vista, California.
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  • Bonita, California

    Sweetwater Park Trail

    3.24 mi / 20 ft gain
    Sweetwater Park Trail is a loop trail where you may see wildflowers located near Chula Vista, California.
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  • Chula Vista, California

    Church Canyon

    2.47 mi / 220 ft gain
    Church Canyon is a loop trail where you may see local wildlife located near Chula Vista, California.
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  • Chula Vista, California

    Rice Canyon Trail

    3.5 mi / 216 ft gain
    Rice Canyon Trail is an out and back trail that is good for all skill levels located near Chula Vista, California
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  • Chula Vista, California

    Otay River Valley Trail

    8.25 mi / 436 ft gain
    Otay River Valley Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Imperial Beach, California.
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  • Coronado, California

    Coronado Beach

    3.81 mi / 30 ft gain
    Coronado Beach is an out-and-back trail where you may see local wildlife located near Coronado, California.
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  • Coronado, California

    Bayshore Bikeway (Silver Strand) Trail

    18.84 mi / 118 ft gain
    Bayshore Bikeway (Silver Strand) Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Coronado, California.
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  • San Diego, California

    San Diego Walking Tour: Gaslamp, Little Italy, and Marina District

    3.79 mi / 161 ft gain
    San Diego Walking Tour: Gaslamp, Little Italy, and Marina District is a loop trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near San Diego, California.
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  • San Diego, California

    Horse to South Beach Trail Loop

    3.09 mi / 16 ft gain
    Horse to South Beach Trail Loop is a loop trail that is good for all skill levels located near San Diego, California.
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  • San Diego, California

    Spooners Mesa Trail Loop

    3.36 mi / 377 ft gain
    Spooners Mesa Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see wildflowers located near San Diego, California.
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  • Chula Vista, California

    San Diego National Wildlife Refuge

    1.49 mi / 427 ft gain
    San Diego National Wildlife Refuge is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Chula Vista, California.
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  • San Diego, California

    Embarcadero to Spanish Landing

    7.45 mi / 82 ft gain
    Embarcadero to Spanish Landing is an out-and-back trail that is good for all skill levels located near San Diego, California.
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  • Chula Vista, California

    Mother Miguel Mountain Via Rock House Trail

    4.0
    4.11 mi / 919 ft gain
    Mother Miguel Mountain Via Rock House Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Chula Vista, California.
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  • Chula Vista, California

    Hike Mother Miguel Mountain

    5.0
    4.5 mi / 977 ft gain
    At the summit, your work will be rewarded with stunning views from downtown San Diego all the way to Mexico. You can also see the surrounding mountain peaks and the Sweetwater Reservoir.  This is a great hike to do at sunset - but bring a headlamp / flashlight for the hike back down. This trail i...
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  • San Diego, California

    Chollas Lake Park

    2.37 mi / 207 ft gain
    Chollas Lake Park is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near San Diego, California.
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  • San Diego, California

    Hike to the beach at Border Field State Park

    2 mi / 26 ft gain
    The beach at Border Field State Park is southernmost beach in California. This beach begins (on US Maps) at the Mexican border and continues north to the mouth of the Tijuana River. The State Park shares its land with the Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve which are both operated b...
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