Cowles Mountain Trail

MODERATE 685 reviews

Cowles Mountain Trail is a 3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near San Diego, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

3.0 miles 918 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

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Way to crowded. Must get there early.

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It's great for a relatively quick hike that promises a great work out with a nice view... but it's often jam packed with people, most of whom do not hike often, and do not have hiking etiquette.

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Nice hiking trail.

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