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Ghost Mountain is a 2.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Julian, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.

Distance: 2.3 miles Elevation Gain: 626 feet Route Type: Out & Back


nature trips


bird watching


wild flowers

over grown

off trail

This hike offers great views of Whale Peak and the Petroglyphs. The trail can be muddy after heavy rains.

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Great hike. Large variety of cactus. Nothing in bloom yet. Ocotillo is trying to bloom but no leaves yet. Fun to walk around the cabin ruins.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Sunday, December 03, 2017

Friday, April 01, 2016

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