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El Cajon Peak

11.8 mile trail near Lakeside, California
Rating: 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 11.8 miles
Duration: Half day

Overview :  This is an out and back hike of 11+ miles with a nice side trip to the El Capitan cliff area if you've still haven't had enough (14... more »

Tips:  This is a big hike with a lot of ups and down including some steep sections.  Take plenty of water as normally it is very arid... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Trail to El Capitan overlook-cliff area

I believe this is the trail to the El Capitan overlook area. I turned around after a few hundred yards deciding the additional three miles would be better left for my next visit.