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Sitton Peak Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.5 (4)

A long ascent from San Juan Hot Springs to Four Corners.


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Map Key

8.8

Miles

14.2

KM

Point to Point

3,053' 930 m

High

681' 208 m

Low

2,697' 822 m

Up

609' 186 m

Down

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

22%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Views · Wildlife

There may be fire restrictions in effect.

Description

The trail Starts just south of San Juan Hot Springs and ascend up a moderate hill for a couple miles after which the grades level off, though the trail still climbs. The trail becomes more rolling about 6 miles in. Hikers reach the turn up to Sitton Peak at about 7.5 miles and the trail ends at Four Corners at 8.8 miles. Users get some decent views at places along the trail.

Thanks to John McKinney, The Trailmaster, for sharing this trail description. To learn more about trails in California, check out his guides at The Trailmaster Store.

Flora & Fauna

Oaks and other trees, brush and scrub land and grassy meadows.
Likely lizards, snakes, rabbits, and maybe even some deer.

Contacts

Shared By:

John McKinney

Trail Ratings

  4.5 from 4 votes

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#644

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#7,233

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Feb 8, 2020
Chris Vredeveld
Couple of sections are showing some erosion but otherwise in great condition. Lots of shade on the canyon in the morning. 9.6mi — 3h 34m
Jan 11, 2019
Aaron Waldman
9.7mi
Jan 5, 2019
Khang Luc
9mi
Oct 21, 2018
Hillary Johnson
9.7mi
Mar 18, 2017
rick phethean

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