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Address: Borrego Springs, CA
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This mountain range provides for the unique experience of desert hiking and...

This mountain range provides for the unique experience of desert hiking and camping.

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Scenery is Beautiful

Driving through this mountain area is beautiful and recommend stopping and taking it all in. Really enjoy this area.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed February 4, 2016
Garry M
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Orillia, Canada
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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2016

The Santa Rosa Mountains separate the Borrego Valley from the Coachella Valley. They tower over the valley, and provide lots of opportunities for hiking and exploration. They help keep Borrego a quiet small town, unlike Palm Springs on the other side of the mountains.

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Orillia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2016

Driving through this mountain area is beautiful and recommend stopping and taking it all in. Really enjoy this area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful mountains in a spiritual, peaceful quiet out of the way place. We live in Palm Springs and love this place.

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San Diego
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2012

Solitude and raw beauty. Take GPS and 4WD, a good topo map and water. Do not count on Hidden Spring.

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Palm Desert, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2011

Spectacular scenery. Wonderful trails. Only do these trails in the cool months of late autumn to early spring.

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