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Breakfast - Hike - Soak
Note: Have your credit card ready as you'll need it to pay your registration fees (breakfast & optional spa) within 15 mins. There are no refunds for this event. Address will be sent in reminder email sent 3 days prior to event.
9 AM - energized with breakfast, drive/carpool 10 minutes to the Long Canyon trailhead in Desert Hot Springs; directions click here. The hike is rated a moderate 4 miles total out and back in with minimum elevation gain. This trail is located in a wide wash between canyons leading into Joshua Tree National Park and was recently designated as part of the Sand to Snow National Monument.
After taking in the sites, we retrace our steps back to the trailhead and move onto Miracle Springs Resort & Spa for lunch at their indoor/outdoor Capri Restaurant and then “take the waters” in any of the mineral pools of different temperatures.
We have a special discounted group rate for the spa admission: $9 senior / $13 adult. Lunch not included. Option to sign up for the Spa and pay when you register for this event. No refunds.
Make sure you go to the correct Spa resort. There are two adjacent resorts, go to the Miracle Springs Resort & Spa to the North of the other spa, address is: Miracle Springs Resort & Spa 10625 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, CA
Bring: Swimsuit - Towel
Ten Essentials (click here), water, 1 or 2 liters recommended, snacks, sun protection, layered clothing , hiking poles may be helpful. Carry Emergency Contact Information (ICE). Sturdy hiking footwear with good tread and adequate drinking water are required. Inclement weather may cancel.
Meeting location will be sent in a separate event reminder email.
Special COVID Related Requirements
This event requires all attendees to be fully vaccinated.
Health Problems/allergies: Discuss any medical concerns with the hike leader that may affect your ability to complete the hike.