This hike leaves from the Trading Post and follows Palm Canyon to the Stone Pools. There is currently water in the pools, and water is flowing. The hike is 6 miles, with 1200' elevation gain. There are a few steep climbs with rocks, and the usual thorns and needles. Rated: moderately strenuous - will generally be challenging for an unconditioned person. The terrain will involve a steady and often steep incline.
We will meet in the parking lot adjacent to the Trading Post around 8:15. You should be at the gate before it opens at 8:00 AM. It is located at the very southern end of South Palm Canyon Drive. You can check out their web site at https://www.indian-canyons.com/indian_canyons. Admission is $12 per person, $7 per senior (62+).
Contact Hike Leader: Joey Duhon email click here
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.
Weather Policy: Inclement weather may cancel.
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: GOPSCOVID@gmail.com 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.