Best Trails near Chula Vista, California

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on Lower Otay Lake
7 days ago

So beautiful

on Proctor Valley Road Trail
15 days ago

this trail is incorrectly rated. It should be rated as Hard. We hiked 3.5 files in, so 7.0 miles roundtrip. mostly uphill to start. 1800 foot elevation change. great hike. lots of rocks on the trail. be prepared.

on Rock House
1 month ago

nobody takes the actual trail.
felt like that guy with the big head in the Shrek movie when running back haha but still nice and easy...

on Rock House
1 month ago

hiking

Awesome!!

on Rock House
1 month ago

For everyone talking about the switch backs, you are NOT supposed to cut across them. Nor are you supposed to go straight up the mountain!! You're destroying trails and wildlife by doing this, that can ultimately close down trails. If you don't know etiquette or how to stay ON a trail, you don't belong on them.

on Rice Canyon Trail
1 month ago

It's an easy walking/running trail. The location is why it got an extra star. It's a little gem in the middle of the suburbs. There is minimal parking at the trail head but more is available at the park across the street. There's no view but the tidy path and shrubbery make up for it. With summer here most of the shrubs are brown but that's just incentive to come back during spring. The only con is that people are not picking up their dog droppings...so disrespectful.

on Rice Canyon Trail
1 month ago

hiking

great hike very easy they have a parking lot not in residential area

on CLOSED: San Miguel Mounta...
2 months ago

It was really easy. The path is perfect for beginners. In my experience and condition, my friend and I did like less than an hour. But I liked the view and the flag lol

on Rock House
2 months ago

on Rock House
2 months ago

hiking

Great hike, great workout, great for the dogs as well. The only downfall is the trail itself isn't really marked well and there's a few different roads/trails in the beginning which makes it confusing. NO SHADE! Definitely recommend going early and bring lots of water.

on Lower Otay Lake
2 months ago

mountain biking

Went there with my two young kids and we have a good time, the path is easy and fun for beginners, nice ride nice view.

on Rock House
2 months ago

hiking

awesome view of all southbay... priceless..had lunch on top.make sure to keep going all the way to the top and u will see the flag...be careful going back down lots of lose gravel..

on Rock House
2 months ago

on Rock House
2 months ago

hiking

It was excellent!! Great views!!! Make sure to hike the switchbacks and not just straight up the mountain, you not only get more steps in but it keeps the mountain from eroding. Look for the flag at the top !!!!

on Rock House
2 months ago

hiking

on Chula/Bonita Trail
2 months ago

road biking

Nice for chill bike rides and/or walks.