Elfin Forest Olivenhain Reserve Loop Trail

MODERATE 416 reviews

Elfin Forest Olivenhain Reserve Loop Trail is a 10.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Escondido, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
10.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2276 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

whitewater kayaking

horseback riding

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

trail running
3 days ago

went on nice hike! absolutely great to warm up and start a proactive day!! very peaceful with great ending!!!

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11 days ago

Fantastic views and many different routes.

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steep first climb but beautiful views when you get to the top

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Awesome view.

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Lovely hike with amazing weather. The elevation gain kicks your butt but it is all worth it when you get up to the top.

I highly recommend the botanical walk, it has a ton of awesome landscapes to learn about.

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