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Five Oaks Trail

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1.1 mile 1.8 kilometer point to point
74% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 599' 183 m
Descent: -31' -9 m
High: 4,994' 1,522 m
Low: 4,397' 1,340 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 10% (6°)
Max Grade: 32% (18°)

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Trail shared by Matthew Kidd

A peaceful singletrack alternative to part of the Coast to Crest Trail: Highway 79 to Volcan Mountain Summit trail.

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This is a 1.2 mile "hikers-only" trail built in 2003 with the assistance of the California Conservation Corps. The trail passes under oak canopies, through chaparral, and across open meadow. It offers excellent views to the south of the Cuyamaca and Laguna mountains.

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Trees and grass enclose parts of the Five Oaks Trail.
Jun 21, 2017 near Julian, CA
Volcan Valley Apple Farm and the Menghini Winery can be seen from the Five Oaks Trail.
Jun 21, 2017 near Julian, CA
Trees dot a grassy field at the junction of the Five Oaks Trail and the main Volcan Mountain trail.
Jun 21, 2017 near Julian, CA
A looming tree stands along the Five Oaks Trail.
Jun 21, 2017 near Julian, CA
Oaks mark the beginning of the Five Oaks Trail on Volcan Mountain.
Jun 21, 2017 near Julian, CA
Two hikers make their way along the Five Oaks Trail.
Jun 21, 2017 near Julian, CA

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