PS - Hike - East Indio Hills Badlands

  • Sun, January 26, 2020
  • 9:00 AM
  • Indio Hills
  • 1


  • Members may bring 2 guests

Registration is closed

Hike the hills and canyons created by the San Andreas fault with outstanding geological features and great ridge views.

  • 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. 
  • 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.

Open to members, nonmembers and guests.

Optional lunch at Souplantation 79705 Hwy 111 La Quinta near Costco,  following the hike. Arrange your carpooling accordingly.

Contact 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 cancels

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 Health Problems/allergies:  Discuss any medical concerns with the hike leader if you wish.

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