Woodson Mountain

Woodson Mountain is a 2,881 ft / 878 m mountain peak near Poway, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 4150th highest mountain in California and the 38305th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Iron Mountain, Tooth Rock, Starvation Mountain, Goat Peak, Twin Peaks, and Cranes Peak. Woodson Mountain belongs to the Sierra Club Lower Peaks Section, and the San Diego 100 Peaks peak lists. See the Woodson Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Woodson Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Woodson Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by hikeyram

65 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Feb 8, 2016. 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 Mt. Woodson Trail from Poway Lake, Road from the east and Fry-Koegel Trail.

Others who’ve summited Woodson Mountain

  • hikeyram
  • fitshan
  • usbp481
  • sanna
  • eviltwinash
  • D2XFX771
  • evan7873
  • benjineer
  • P47JB
  • FlagMan
  • HeyYouWoodchucks
  • telemarkdude
  • Bababooey
  • curthoffart
  • patrickoneill
  • edwardso

Routes Used trails & approaches

63% Mt. Woodson Trail from Poway Lake

28% Road from the east

6% Fry-Koegel Trail

2% Blue Sky Preserve to Lake Poway


SNAPSHOTedit info


2,881 ft / 878 m


1,454 ft / 443 m

Height Rank

#4192 in California

#38920 in United States


San Diego Area Ranges


California, United States

Summited by

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  • 100peaks
  • hikeyram
  • pvgjosh42
  • fitshan
  • usbp481
  • HopsAndScotch
  • sanna
  • Nei
  • srphilip
  • hoppyokapi
  • eviltwinash
  • D2XFX771

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