Kwaay Paay Peak Trail
ElevationAscent: 872' 266 m
Descent: -8' -2 m
High: 1,170' 357 m
Low: 305' 93 m
GradeAvg Grade: 13% (8°)
Max Grade: 46% (25°)
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“A relatively short but tough trail with rewarding views of San Diego.”— Alvaro Frausto
The trail begins with a steep climb and never lets up. You encounter several flat places where you can give your legs a rest, but you face another steep climb near the end.
Once you reach the top, you are rewarded with 360-degree views of San Diego and of the entire Mission Trails Park.
Be cautious on the return trip since the steepness can be treacherous. Trekking poles are recommended but not required.
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