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I had never seen so many people to hike on a mountain that would take 4 miles. No cars at all! We had some beautiful views. We saw the city from the mountain We even saw golf club and a nursery for flowers and plants. Wow! Everybody were friendly. I also enjoyed the…
This hike was highly recommended by everyone I spoke with on local hikes. It’s free and there was plenty of street parking. We were told to go early but got a late start and wound up going after lunch. It was more crowded. Word is to go left on the way out (steeper side) and…
I’ve done this trail twice now and love it. It’s a great workout with great climbs, nice scenery and great views of Palm Desert from the top. Trail has a lot of loose gravel so be sure to bring hiking boots and be careful. If you love a challenge then you’ll love it!!!
This is an excellent trail with tremendous views of the surrounding mountain ranges. We saw a herd of Bighorn Sheep, which was amazing! Reasonably challenging, but not too strenuous- going to the right at first is a more gradual ascent and steep descent. Seems like more people…
This climb is well used by climbers from the valley as it is centrally located and within the city .We are not experienced climbers so did the west trail up and over a greenhouse and eventually a very scenic golf course. Many people on the trail. at times but gives us newbies…