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Ho Chi Minh Trail

9883 La Jolla Farms Rd, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-1136
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9883 La Jolla Farms Rd, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-1136
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"nude beach"
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"black's beach"
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"afraid of heights"
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"blacks beach"
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"challenging hike"
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"black beans"
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"a lot of fun"
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"incredible views"
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"the cliff"
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"traction"
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"shoes"
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"canyon"
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

So, for this, you park on the residential street, and then walk to the trail. It is steep and you need to wear proper shoes. Going down is not so bad, but coming up, locals call it the 'push me, pull me trail' as in...More

Thank Lola Elizabeth M
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Reviewed December 11, 2017

This was a great workout with beautiful nature views in all directions. Some ares need a litte work do to a wash out but I will go there again

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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

I did the trail! the view is amazing! But the trail is very tricky to go‼️Was deffently my last time! But is adventure pur! take care‼️

Thank Katharina M
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

I concur with other reviewers about how dangerous this trail is. Parts of it have eroded to the point where the trail is so narrow, slippery, and slopes towards the ravine, with no railing. I myself have slipped and almost fell down the cliff, one...More

1  Thank Wanderer921
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

I have been doing this hike for years, the last time four years or so ago, so it was time to do it again. Since the last time it has eroded quite a bit, and there are some areas that are much harder to negotiate...More

3  Thank ElleLaJolla
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Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

After reading the mixed reviews I almost didn't even go to check out. So glad I did! This is a great hike if you want to get a work out and see beautiful views of the ocean from up high and all the way down...More

5  Thank pooka324
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Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Picked a great day, but this was an amazing spot. Incredible views. A bit of a perilous hike in places, so walk carefully. But well worth it.

Thank Will H
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Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

I've done a lot of trail hikes & this is definitely one of the more challenging ones. So fun & amazing views! I'd only recommend this to people in shape and aren't afraid of heights. Not for kids! Some people bring their dogs & even...More

5  Thank Sami G
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Reviewed March 15, 2017

We went for a visit to San Diego in September and decided to complete this hike since it was close to where we lived. It took some time for the Uber taxi driver to find the trail start, since there are no sings anywhere and...More

2  Thank Ina G
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Reviewed March 11, 2017

Visited this area with co-workers the day after a hard rain. Since the trail is pretty steep in areas, it was fairly slick, however the view was pretty cool. It was like a mini slot canyon you would see in a place like Utah. The...More

2  Thank kellithetaz
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Pattie V
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Response from Katharina M | Reviewed this property |
I really think, NO!!! It’s for your safety and for the dogs safety‼️At the end of the trail is a steep sandstone slot canyon! the steps are very washed out!
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Mat F
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Response from Eric C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, It's a short trip of about 1 hour, but it can take more time if you decide to spent a moment by the seashore. Best regards from Switzerland ! Eric
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