Located in California, the hiking in San Diego is known for three cool hikes. The best San Diego hiking based on popularity are considered to be Noble Canyon Loop, Daley Ranch, and Big Laguna Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a San Diego hiking trail below.
East of San Diego and El Cajon in the scenic Laguna Mountains, the Big Laguna Trail is a 4 mile one-way route. The Big Laguna Trail offers a pleasant hike through mountain meadows dotted with pines and large boulders where you can take in the view of Big Laguna Lake, a favorite watering hole for local furry, feathered and four-legged residents.