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Best trails in Baja California

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Trying to find the best Baja California trails? AllTrails has 86 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Whether you're looking for the best trails in Sierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park or around Ensenada, San Felipe or Tecate we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 44 moderate trails in Baja California ranging from 1.1 to 204.1 miles and from 26 to 5,511 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Baja California
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#1 - Cerro El Coronel
Sierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 55 m
Cerro El Coronel is a 2.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Playas de Rosarito Municipality, Baja California, Mexico that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as difficult andShow more
#2 - Ruta Cantamar - Rancho Casián
Playas de Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 19.7 mi • Est. 9 h 54 m
Ruta Cantamar - Rancho Casián is a 19.7 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Playas de Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as Show more
#3 - Dona Petra Canyon
Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 13.3 mi • Est. 6 h 52 m
Dona Petra Canyon is a 13.3 mile out and back trail located near Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, aShow more
#4 - El Salto Waterfall Trail
Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
El Salto Waterfall Trail is a 2.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is priShow more
#5 - Cerro del Centinela
Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 3 h 48 m
Hike to the top of famous Cerro del Centinela. This is a must do hike if you're around Mexicali, the climb is tough but you will be rewarded with very nice views of the Valley.Show more
#6 - El Carrizo
Tecate Municipality, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 54 m
El Carrizo is a 3.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Tecate Municipality, Baja California, Mexico that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#7 - Sendero El Descanso
Playas de Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 12 mi • Est. 5 h 48 m
Sendero El Descanso is a 12 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Playas de Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#8 - Rancho Tecate Loop
Tecate Municipality, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 8.5 mi • Est. 4 h 11 m
A very exciting tour with climbs that take you to a wonderful view of Tecate with its Cuchuma hill, you can also appreciate the waterfall that is made by the Río Colorado-Tijuana Aqueduct, which supplShow more
#9 - Picacho del Diablo
Sierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park
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Length: 19.8 mi • Est. Multi-day
This is one of the toughest hikes in the Sierras. It is said that on a clear day you can see both the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean from the summit. To attempt this hike you will need to be in gShow more
#10 - El Cienpies
Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
El Cienpies is a 3.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
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