We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Laguna Mountain Recreation Area

Features Animals
Mount Laguna, CA
+1 619-473-2082
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Great, easy hiking and tons of Mountain Biking

We had a great time. We stayed in Laguna Campground, site 68. The site was perfect and not too... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Steve M
,
San Diego, California
A cold but fun night

The camp sites are great. There is water available, chipped wood to setup your camp fire and the... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
SantiagoChago
,
San Diego, California
Read all 18 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
About
Contact
Mount Laguna, CA
Website
+1 619-473-2082
Write a ReviewReviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"sunrise highway"
in 2 reviews
"the pacific crest trail"
in 2 reviews
"visitor center"
in 2 reviews
"san diego"
in 3 reviews
"snow"
in 4 reviews
"woods"
in 2 reviews
"passes"
in 2 reviews
"hike"
in 7 reviews
"birds"
in 2 reviews
"park"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great time. We stayed in Laguna Campground, site 68. The site was perfect and not too close to neighbors. We did the Lightning Ridge Trail in the morning Saturday (about 2 miles, moderate due to going up hill) and the entire Laguna...More

Thank Steve M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 November 2017

The camp sites are great. There is water available, chipped wood to setup your camp fire and the letrines are mostly clean. There are 6 minutes coined showers avilable. The camp site can fit three cars or a large RV. The stay cost $24.00 for...More

Thank SantiagoChago
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We go to the Laguna Mountain Recreation Area about 2-3 times a month during the Spring, Summer and Fall months. Pack a lunch and find a nice quiet place to enjoy. Lots of places to hike around or just walk around and enjoy the beauty...More

1  Thank Marsha A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This is a nice area to get away for a few days or maybe just for a day hike. Many trails and a nice campground in the area. There are also some cabins for rent. You need a pass in order to hike the trails....More

Thank Sarracenia
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 April 2017

A short drive up to Mount Laguna on the 8 freeway and sunrise highway and you are in the peace and quiet of Mount Laguna. Grab a park pass and trail map and head off on the many paths to experience the tranquility of the...More

Thank Worrals
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We went up here for a quick day trip from San Diego. 40 min out on the 8 fwy and about 20 min up sunrise hwy to the first buildings and the SNOW! we stopped to buy a Nat'l park pass, but were told by...More

1  Thank KatliFitora
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Very cool little place to get away from San Diego but not have to drive very far. Go to the visitor center for passes, $5, and a trail guide, $2. There are also trail guides posted at the trail heads. I use the all trails...More

1  Thank Coffeebj
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I have put in many many miles hiking up here on most of the trails. There are trails suitable for anyone, there are many short flat hikes, and numerous long uphill difficult hikes. All are very worthwhile and most reward you with spectacular views. There...More

1  Thank 10ringtraveler
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Mt Laguna is a great escape from the hustle and bustle of SoCal city life. There are tall pines, outlooks with fantastic views, friendly people, and snow if you visit in the winter. Recently visited for a hike to Garnet Peak. The Pacific Crest Trail...More

Thank SoCalAdventureSeeker
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 January 2016

We went searching for snow and we didn't find any of it in Cuyamaca, nor Julian; so we drove a few miles toward Laguna Mountain and guess what.. we found a beautiful and snowy mountain. Oh.. and beautiful cabins, that I'm not sure they are...More

Thank ioserg
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Angela H
2 January 2015|
Answer
Response from I P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, watch for a snow alert for the Mount Laguna. Right at the entrance to the park (watch for the sign) you can park and enjoy the snow. Do not forget to put chains in the trunk, as they are a must before the road (Sunrise... More
0
Votes
;