Rescheduled due to weather to Saturday, November 30 at 9 am.
Prepare for cooler temperatures:
Mostly Cloudy 60°4 Wind E 5 A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. High around 60F. Winds light and variable.
If you can't make it you can cancel by replying to this email or directly on the website.
East Indio Hills - Enjoy a hike in the badlands after Thanksgiving feasts! A variety of terrain hiking on the San Andreas Fault.
- Trail Length: 5.6 mi
- Elevation Gain/Loss: 1000'
- Trailhead Elevation: 20
- Trail Type: Loop
- Terrain: rocky, sandy areas, slot canyons
- Difficulty Rating: Moderate* Narrow canyon and switchbacks to the ridge. Hiking Requirements - you will need to be in good physical condition for this hike. Click here for more information.
- 9:00 AM Meeting Place: PetsMart Ramon/Crossley, Palm Springs: Map Here
Bring Ten Essentials (click here), water (2 to 3 liters recommended), and trail snacks. Sun protection and layered clothing are recommended. Carry Emergency Contact Information (ICE).
Sturdy hiking footwear with good tread and adequate drinking water are required.
Hiking Requirements - you will need to be in good physical condition for this hike. Click here for more information.
Optional lunch at Souplantation 79705 Hwy 111 La Quinta near Costco, following the hike. Arrange your carpooling accordingly.
Contact Hike Leaders: Sherwood Covill Email
co-leader: Scott Connelly: Email
Carpooling is encouraged and may be available if offered by driver. You are responsible for arranging you own transportation or ride share. Arrive a few minutes early for briefing and carpooling. Departure is at 9 AM. Distance to trailhead (Golf Center Parkway/Ave 42) is 18 miles, approximately 30 minutes.
Weather Policy: Inclement weather cancelsAdditional Photos Click Here
Health Problems/allergies: Discuss any medical concerns with the hike leader if you wish.