San Marcos Mountains

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San Marcos Mountains
San Marcos Mountains is located in California
San Marcos Mountains
location of San Marcos Mountains in California [1]
Highest point
Elevation371 m (1,217 ft)
CountryUnited States
DistrictSan Diego County
Range coordinates33°13′30″N 117°11′40″W / 33.22500°N 117.19444°W / 33.22500; -117.19444Coordinates: 33°13′30″N 117°11′40″W / 33.22500°N 117.19444°W / 33.22500; -117.19444
Parent rangePeninsular Ranges
Topo mapUSGS San Marcos

The San Marcos Mountains are a mountain range in northwestern San Diego County, Southern California.[1]

They are a small range of the Peninsular Ranges System.

Native undeveloped habitats of the San Marcos Mountains are in the California chaparral and woodlands ecoregion.


  1. ^ a b "San Marcos Mountains". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-05-04.