National Wildlife Refuge System

PO Box 746 14715 Hwy. 94
Jamul, CA, 91935
Phone: 619-468-9245
E-mail: jill_terp@fws.gov

MCGINTY MOUNTAIN TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.98 Miles
  • Grade: Steep
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Cross Slope: 15.5
    • Cross slope is the grade that is perpendicular to the direction of the trail. Cross slope information is most useful to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are very difficult to drive or maneuver on steep cross slopes. A cross slope of less than 3% provides maximum accessibility.
  • Surface: Native

Special Features

  • Challenging trail - bring plenty of water!





PAR 4 TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 1.51 Miles
  • Grade: Moderate
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Cross Slope: 4.8
    • Cross slope is the grade that is perpendicular to the direction of the trail. Cross slope information is most useful to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are very difficult to drive or maneuver on steep cross slopes. A cross slope of less than 3% provides maximum accessibility.
  • Surface: Native

Special Features

  • That honk you hear is natural

SWEETWATER INTERPRETIVE LOOP

Trail Information

  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more

Special Features

  • Known locally as "old steel bridge" trailhead
  • Bridge over Steele Canyon Creek
  • Connects to Sweetwater River Trail on county land
  • Guided nature tour available



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Last updated: October 28, 2010