Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain Peak Trailhead

The “short trail” up Iron Mountain is a family friendly hike that will leave you invigorated and inspired. Get started early to beat the crowds, bring plenty of water, and you are certain to embark on a hike that you won’t soon forget.

Iron Mountain trail info.

  • Distance: 6.4 miles (one way)
  • Hiking time: 3.5 hours
  • Type: Out and back
  • Elevation gain: 1200’
  • Difficulty: 6/10 (distance, elevation gain)
  • Elevation: 2696’
  • Rank on 100 peaks list: 81/100
  • Usage: Hiking, Trail running, Mountain biking, Dogs allowed, Good for kids
  • When to go: Spring, Fall, Winter

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Robb Keele

Robb Keele

Robb is a native San Diegan and avid hiker, backpacker, picture taker and 52 Hike Challenger. He created Getgo Outdoors with the goal of giving back to the outdoor community and inspiring others to get outdoors.
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