Sierra Juarez

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointSierra Juarez High Point (1980+ m/6496+ ft)
CountriesMexico (99%), United States (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesBaja California (99%), California (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area17,432 sq km / 6,731 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent697 km / 433 mi North-South
2,520 km / 1,566 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long31° 53' N; 116° 12' W
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Map of Sierra Juarez
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Sierra Juarez.
Northern Baja CaliforniaLevel 4 (Parent)
         Sierra JuarezLevel 5
         Sierra San Pedro MartirLevel 5 (Sibling)
         West Colorado DeltaLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Sierra Juarez

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Sierra Juarez High Point1980+6496+ 
2.Cerro Santa Isabel1900+6234+ 
3.Cerro el León1680+5512+ 
4.Sierra Juarez Peak 16801680+5512+ 
5.El Gran Trono Blanco1680+5512+ 
6.Pico Risco1520+4987+ 
7.Peak 14101410+4626+ 
8.Cerro San Antonio1400+4593+ 
9.Blue Angels Peak13864548 
10.Peak 13801380+4528+ 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Sierra Juarez

Pico Risco
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Pico Risco from Guadalupe Canyon (2015-02-22). Photo by Mark McCormick.
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Jacumba Wilderness High Point
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A rope ladder plus a couple companions are helpful to reach the top of the boulder of Peak 4038ft. Photo by Mark Adrian (2019-03-18). Photo by Richard Carey.
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Jade Benchmark
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The trailhead is past Jacumba Hot Springs and the Jacumba Gliderport, east on Old Highway 80. To the left of the shade structure is a road that will take you halfway up (2020-02-18). Photo by Jeffrey Swain.
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