San Marcos Mountains

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
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)
Geography
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
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.

References[edit]

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