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The Best Backpacking in Mecca

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Top backpacking spots in and near Mecca

  • Twentynine Palms, California

    Conejo Well and Eagle Mountains Trail

    13.36 mi / 1115 ft gain
    Conejo Well and Eagle Mountains Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Mecca, California.
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  • Borrego Springs, California

    Pyramid Peak, Rosa Point and Mile High

    15.91 mi / 6165 ft gain
    Pyramid Peak, Rosa Point and Mile High is a loop trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Borrego Springs, California.
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  • Borrego Springs, California

    Rabbit Peak and Villager Peak Trail

    23.94 mi / 7178 ft gain
    Rabbit Peak and Villager Peak Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Borrego Springs, California.
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  • Borrego Springs, California

    Coyote Peak from Rockhouse Truck Trail

    5.34 mi / 2628 ft gain
    Coyote Peak from Rockhouse Truck Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see wildflowers located near Borrego Springs, California.
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  • Riverside County, California

    Pushawalla Plateau and Canyon Trail

    9.78 mi / 2493 ft gain
    Pushawalla Plateau and Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Indio, California.
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  • Riverside County, California

    Backcountry Camp in Joshua Tree

    5.0
    2 mi
    Backcountry camping can be done at various locations throughout the park (13 different locations). Upon arrival to the park, you will be given a map and can backcountry camp from any of the locations marked with a "B".At these locations you will find a backcountry registration board. It's extrem...
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  • Twentynine Palms, California

    Keys View Road to Pinto Basin Road

    10.82 mi / 322 ft gain
    Keys View Road to Pinto Basin Road is a point-to-point trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Twentynine Palms, California.
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  • Borrego Springs, California

    Flat Cat Canyon Trail

    7.58 mi / 3018 ft gain
    Flat Cat Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Borrego Springs, California.
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  • Palm Springs, California

    Palm Canyon Trail

    4.5
    The fifteen mile long Palm Canyon, one of the Indian Canyons, is among the most beautiful natural sites in Western North America. Its indigenous flora and fauna, expertly used by the Cahuilla people, and its abundant Washingtonia Filifera (California Fan Palm) stand in breathtaking contrast to th...
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  • Twentynine Palms, California

    Pine City Canyon Trail

    4.02 mi / 187 ft gain
    The Pine City Canyon Trail features beautiful wildflowers in the spring. As you approach Pine Canyon, the views become very unique: there's a large gash in a rock that is Pine Canyon. The canyon stretches for quite a distance and the view is amazing. The rock formations are very unique. When you...
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  • Twentynine Palms, California

    Joshua Tree Queen Mountain

    5.91 mi / 1207 ft gain
    Joshua Tree Queen Mountain Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Twentynine Palms, California.
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  • Mountain Center, California

    Quail Mountain from Covington Crest Trailhead

    37.35 mi / 2825 ft gain
    Quail Mountain from Covington Crest Trailhead is a loop trail where you may see wildflowers located near Joshua Tree, California.
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  • Twentynine Palms, California

    Tour Keys Desert Queen Ranch in Joshua Tree National Park

    Joshua Tree National Park flawlessly combines otherworldly landscapes, incredible recreational opportunities, and a colorful, wild-west history. Before it was a national park, Joshua Tree was home to cattle rustlers, gunslingers, miners, and rugged homesteaders.   One of the most quirky characte...
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  • Borrego Springs, California

    Pinyon Canyon

    8.84 mi / 2520 ft gain
    Pinyon Canyon is a point-to-point trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Borrego Springs, California.
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  • Ranchita, California

    Pinyon Ridge Trail to Mount Wilson

    10.47 mi / 1552 ft gain
    Pinyon Ridge Trail to Mount Wilson is an out-and-back trail where you may see wildflowers located near Ranchita, California.
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  • Palm Springs, California

    San Jacinto through Humber Park

    12.27 mi / 2500 ft gain
    San Jacinto through Humber Park is a point-to-point trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Palm Springs, California.
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