Top Spots

Check Out the Cabazon Dinosaurs

Cabazon, California

4.3

PCT: CA Section C - Highway 10 to Highway 15 (Cajon Pass)

Whitewater, California

127.89 mi / 22989 ft gain

Black Mountain Lookout

Banning, California

1.32 mi / 348 ft gain

Take a Stroll on the Lake Fulmor Loop Trail

Banning, California

5.0
0.5 mi

Black Mountain Truck Trail to Fuller Ridge

Idyllwild-Pine Cove, California

7.25 mi / 2759 ft gain

Pacific Crest Trail: Whitewater Preserve to Stone House

9160 Whitewater Canyon Road, California

12.38 mi / 1588 ft gain

San Gorgonio Overlook via Pacific Crest Trail (Whitewater)

9160 Whitewater Canyon Road, California

10.19 mi / 1775 ft gain

Whitewater Canyon View Loop Trail

9160 Whitewater Canyon Road, California

3.69 mi / 627 ft gain

Whitewater River via Visitor Center

9160 Whitewater Canyon Road, California

3.09 mi / 604 ft gain

Places to stay

Banning, California

Banning Stagecoach KOA Journey

Black Mountain Truck Trail

Black Mountain (San Bernardino)

Black Mountain Trail

Boulder Basin

Riverside County, California

Fern Basin

Luxe Remodeled Getaway | Pools, Hot Tubs & Tennis

From $75 / night

2553 North Cardillo Avenue, California

Gated Paradise | Private Pool, Hot Tub, Firepit

From $447 / night

Guides and stories

Do Not Eat Hot Wings Before Hiking

The LA Field Guide

Photo Essay: One Day in Joshua Tree National Park

Kevin Tangney

5 Things to Know Before Adventuring in Joshua Tree National Park

Brynn Schmidt

The Hike that Humbled Me

Cameron Catanzano

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