Ron & Jan's Favorite Day Hikes

Desert Area Hikes

Image gallery of hikes in 1000 Palms & Whitewater Canyon

Whitewater Preserve
Beaumont Ca

Whitwater Canyon Preserve offers many trails designed for any level. There is a nice park with shady trees and a kids pond for cooling off. The hills are spectacular during wildflower season. Parking is free. For more information check their website.

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PCT to Red Dome Trail
Whitewater Preserve

About a 1/2 mile from the Preserve station you will reach the Pacific Coast trail. The easy hike to Red Dome is about 2.7 miles (round trip).Visit alltrails.com for more info.

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Whitewater Canyon Trail
Whitewater, CA

There is plenty to see just hiking around the Preverve Station. for a quick hike follow the trails around the park and up to the PCT. Visit alltrails.com for more info.

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Whitewater Canyon Wildflowers
Whitewater, CA

Most springtimes bring plenty of wildflowers to the canyon. Visit alltrails.com for more info.

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1000 Palms Preserve
1000 Palms, Ca

The Coachella Valley Preserve is a nice short hike on a level boardwalk through a grove of Palm Trees. Parking is free but they do take donations. For more information check their website.

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