South Fortuna Mountain

South Fortuna Mountain is a 1,094 ft / 333 m mountain peak near La Mesa, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5609th highest mountain in California and the 58058th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Kwaay Paay, North Fortuna Mountain, Pyles Peak, Point 1380 ft / 421 m, Cowles Mountain, and Mount Helix. South Fortuna Mountain belongs to the San Diego Mission Trails 5 Peak Challenge peak list. See the South Fortuna Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the South Fortuna Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

South Fortuna Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by 100peaks

20 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Dec 27, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are rim trail, The steps and Oak Canyon Trail to Fortuna Saddle Trail.

Others who’ve summited South Fortuna Mountain

  • zaffinakramer
  • HeyYouWoodchucks

Routes Used trails & approaches

50% rim trail

38% The steps

11% Oak Canyon Trail to Fortuna Saddle Trail


SNAPSHOTedit info


1,094 ft / 333 m


194 ft / 59 m

Height Rank

#5617 in California

#58096 in United States


San Diego Area Ranges


California, United States

Summited by

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  • 100peaks
  • Nei
  • Mark
  • Duncan
  • lulu499
  • zaffinakramer
  • HeyYouWoodchucks
  • hdagenais
  • purple45
  • OC-Brad
  • PackMule

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