Ron & Jan's Favorite Day Hikes

Local Hikes In Banning

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Banning Mountain Ave Hike

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This 4 mile hike starts at Sylvan Park and goes north west to top of mountain Ave. the hike takes you on a hiking path and through Richard Sanchez Park. the path south of the park is home to a good population of rabbits. some are use to people and won't move until you are on top of them.

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Banning Cemetery Hike

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This 6 mile hike with 350 ft elevation starts at Gilman Ranch and ends at the Banning Cemetery. Don't worry if the ranch is closed as locals are encouraged to use the area (you can even stop and pick some fruit).

Banning Cemetery Hike starts across from Gilman Ranch. Park on a side street like 19th Street,cross wilson Street and use the privateg ated road (20th) to hike up to the left of the ranch. Take the dirt road to the right and follow around the ranch headind east around the outer edge of the property, heading south and back to wilson Street. Turn left on Via Panorama, right on Hoffer, left on 4th st., right on Indian School Lane and left on Reppeler. When you reach San Gorgonio turn left and hike up past the curve. Look for a narrow trail on the left and follow to the cemetary paved road. Hike up to upper level of the cemetery. On the way back head down san Gorgonio Ave until Gilman and turn right. turn left on First Street and take down to Wilson. Turn right and follow back to your car.

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Gilman Ranch Trail

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Historic Landmark with Activities & short hiking trail. You can tour the house, visit the wagon museum, have a picnic and take a short hike. Open Fridays and every 2nd Saturday. Check their website for more information

The ranch encourages locals to use the area and trails any time. You will need to park on a side road across from Wilson ( 16th - 19th street). If youwalk north you will run into the main trail. Head left and follow till you see a table and small narrow trail heading to the right. Follow the trail to the top. This is a steep trail with lots of rest stops with a benches. On your return you can take a right back at the main trail and hike to the stream. Also don't forget to get some fruit on the way out ( it is ok to pick some fruit but don't get greedy) .It looks like the trail goes all the way to the Bench (.9 miles) we will try it.

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Gilman Ranch to St Boniface School Hike

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This 3 mile hike starts at the Sylvan park heads up sunset, across the foothills to Gilman Ranch. Next take side streets up to Gilman St. Follow the dirt rd to the school and cemetery. You can follow the foothills west back towards Gilman Ranch but the trail deadends with fences.

The St. Boniface Indian/Industrial School opened on September 1, there were 125 students enrolled. The school would ultimately educate some 8,000 students in its 88 year history.

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