Viejas Mountain

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Viejas Mountain
  is located in California
California, U.S.
Highest point
Elevation 4,189 ft (1,277 m)  NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 1,627 ft (496 m) [2]
Coordinates 32°51′40″N 116°43′33″W / 32.861161397°N 116.725963578°W / 32.861161397; -116.725963578Coordinates: 32°51′40″N 116°43′33″W / 32.861161397°N 116.725963578°W / 32.861161397; -116.725963578[1]
Location San Diego County, California, U.S.
Topo map USGS Viejas Mountain

Viejas Mountain is a mountain in San Diego County in the U.S. state of California. The mountain can be seen from parts of metropolitan San Diego.[3] The summit is about 3 miles (5 km) northeast of the community of Alpine in the Cleveland National Forest.

With spectacular view of mountains, city and ocean; at 4,189 ft (1,277 m), Viejas Mountain is the 48th highest peak[4] in San Diego County, and is approx. 1 hour hike (one way).


  1. ^ a b "Viejas". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2014-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Viejas Mountain, California". Retrieved 2014-01-31. 
  3. ^ Schad, Jerry (December 7, 2000). "Early birds catch the winter solstice sunrise atop Viejas Mountain near Alpine". San Diego Reader. Retrieved 2014-01-31. 
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