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4 mi 7 km of trail 2 Runs

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Runs in Borrego Palm Canyon - 2

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Favorite California fan palms grow in the Palm Canyon Trail's desert oasis in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
Intermediate

Palm Canyon Loop

3.0 mi 4.8 km • Point to Point • 488 ft Ascent 148.87 m Ascent

(8) Borrego…, CA
Favorite Among the Hellhole Palms
Difficult

Hellhole Canyon Trail to Maidenhair Falls

5.2 mi 8.3 km • Out and Back • 953 ft Ascent 290.4 m Ascent

(1) Borrego…, CA

Trails in Borrego Palm Canyon - 4

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0.5 mi 0.8 km #1Anza Borrego Panoramic Overlook
Intermediate
Borrego Springs, CA
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Borrego Springs, CA
1.9 mi 3.1 km #2Palm Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Borrego Springs, CA
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Borrego Springs, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km #3Palm Canyon Alternate Trail
Intermediate
Borrego Springs, CA
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Borrego Springs, CA
0.7 mi 1.2 km #4Visitor Center Interpretive Trail
Easy
Borrego Springs, CA
Easy
0.7 mi 1.2 km Borrego Springs, CA

Photos of Borrego Palm Canyon - 33

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Among the Hellhole Palms
Feb 3, 2020 near Borrego…, CA
California fan palms grow in the Palm Canyon Trail's desert oasis in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
Apr 3, 2017 near Borrego…, CA
Maidenhair Falls in Hellhole Canyon
Feb 3, 2020 near Borrego…, CA
Early morning is a great time to experience the Palm Canyon Trail.
Apr 14, 2017 near Borrego…, CA
Springtime in the Sonoran/Colorado Desert means the desert mountains are abloom in fields of wildflowers and cholla cactus.
Apr 5, 2017 near Borrego…, CA
Mountains loom in the distance from the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park Visitor Center.
Apr 5, 2017 near Borrego…, CA
Spring greenery brings color to the Sonoran/Colorado Desert. Yellow poppies grow to the right of the trail here, and yellow brittlebush everywhere else.
Apr 3, 2017 near Borrego…, CA
Ocotillo (tall with orange-flowered tips) and brittlebush (yellow bushes) bloom along the Palm Canyon Alternate Trail in the Sonoran/Colorado Desert.
Apr 3, 2017 near Borrego…, CA