PS - Hike: Garstin Trail

  • Mon, November 29, 2021
  • 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Palm Springs
  • 3


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Description: Hike this steep trail for the great views of south Palm Springs to the rock pile (pictured) at Cahuilla Peak, where the scenic views increase to include the entire city. Then toss your own  rock on the pile as we relax at the top before the downhill hike. 

  • Trail Length: 3,2 miles out and back
  • Total Elevation Gain: 995 feet
  • Terrain: Established trail
  • Difficulty Rating: Moderate

Meeting Place: Garstin Trailhead on Barona Rd. Traveling East on Bogert Trail Road cross the bridge and take the 1st left turn onto Barona Rd.

The trailhead is at the end of this cul de sac.

Bring Ten Essentials (click here), water (1 to 2 liters recommended), trail snacks. Sun protection and layered clothing are recommended. Carry Emergency Contact Information (ICE). Hiking poles may be helpful.

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.

Contact Hike Leader: John Ryan  email click here

Special COVID Related Requirements

You must be a Great Outdoors (GO) member in order to attend this event.
This event requires all attendees to be fully vaccinated and submit proof of vaccination and abide by the GOPS COVID policy - CLICK HERE

Send proof of vaccination to: or text to  760-902-1850

Health Problems/allergies  Discuss any medical concerns with the hike leader that may affect your ability to complete the hike. 

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