Elevation

1,591 ft / 485 m

Prominence

991 ft / 302 m

Summits

94 summits

Top climbing months

October   13%

November   12%

March   9%

Highlights

  • Cowles Mountain is the highest peak in the City of San Diego at 1,593'.
  • However, many peaks in the county as a whole are much higher.
  • This is a popular first time peak for many visitors and locals alike

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