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Tour A Piece of Cold War Classified History

Ever climb on top of a missile silo? The Nike missiles have long since been removed, but it is... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Jason W
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Los Angeles, California
Great piece of history. Views!

San Vicente was an ideal location for NIKE missile radar. On a peak 1,950 feet above sea level, it... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
queenmalley
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minneapolis mn
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Ever climb on top of a missile silo? The Nike missiles have long since been removed, but it is still cool to come here with kids or maybe take a date on a hike. Either way, you can bring a picnic as there are tables...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

San Vicente was an ideal location for NIKE missile radar. On a peak 1,950 feet above sea level, it provides vision in all directions. A NIKE-HERCULES missile with nuclear warhead on display with steps to climb on top. Great views!!! This site is a perfect...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Went here with a group of Cub Scouts and hiked around. There is not a ton of things to look at and read about - like in a museum. This is mostly an open area in the mountains with a few signs and a couple...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2015

It's great fun to discover this pretty hidden out of the way site and then get to explore the area itself and around it. We drove up but there are also hiking trails that get you there through the hillsides. Nice views up top and...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2015

One can hike but We went all the way by Car. One could do small hike to the site. Nice to find Picnic Benches and clean Bathrooms up there. Tower (Observation) has about 60 Steps and is worth the climb. Children will enjoy it also....More

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