South Clevenger Canyon Hike

Saturday, February 5, 2022


6b141f3214069a37dd192c8c441fb5ac.jpgSouth Clevenger Canyon Hike
18259-18313 CA-78, Escondido, CA 92025
Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022 • 8:45 a.m. - 12 p.m.

The Rock Church Hiking Ministry's February hike takes us to North County and the South Clevenger Canyon Trail. It will be a fun time of hiking, fellowship and worship while enjoying the beauty of God's creation! We'll meet at 8:45 a.m. and the adventure begins promptly at 9 a.m. Please arrive on time. Hope to see you there!

The trailhead is located 5.3 miles east of the San Diego Safari Park on SR-78. There is a parking lot at the trailhead. There are no restroom facilities or water at the trailhead.

This is a difficult hike, with an elevation gain of 1,167 feet. Please self-evaluate your hiking and fitness levels before attempting this journey.

If there is interest, we can go out to eat afterwards.

For we walk by faith, not by sight - 2 Corinthians 5:7

Meet at the trailhead at 8:45 a.m.
Hike starts at 9 a.m.
Click here to see the map.

  •  Difficulty: Difficult with 1,167-foot elevation gain
  •  Highlight: Rocking chairs at the summit with great views of the San Pasqual Valley
  •  Distance: 4.5 miles (round trip)
  •  Elevation Gain: 1,167 feet
  •  Hiking Time: approximately 3 hours
  •  Dogs: (on leash) permitted
  •  Weather: Hike may be cancelled if it rains.
  •  Restrooms: None
  • Travel time from San Diego: 45-50 minutes
 What to bring?
  • Good running or hiking shoes
  • Comfortable clothing, bring layers as the temperature will change
  • Hat or visor
  • Sunscreen
  • Hiking Poles (optional)
  • Water (at least 1.5 liters recommended)
  • Snacks  and electrolytes
 Trailhead Address:

18259-18313 CA-78, Escondido, CA 92025

Carpool Address:

No carpools due to COVID-19.


I-15 north to exit 27, Via Rancho Parkway. Turn right at traffic signal and travel east. Turn right on San Pasqual Valley Road. Turn right onto SR-78 and follow signs to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. The trail head is located 5.3 miles from Safari Park on the right side of the road.

If you have questions, please contact Vinnie Freeman at [email protected]

Saturday · February 5, 2022
8:45 AM - 12 PM
If you have questions, please contact Vinnie Freeman at [email protected].
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