PS - Hike: Mecca Hills Red Canyon Slot

  • Fri, January 27, 2023
  • 8:00 AM
  • Mecca Hills Wilderness


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Mecca Hills Red Canyon Slot 

  • 4 miles 
  • 400 feet elevation gain
  • Wide wash to narrow slot canyon 
  • Out and back
  • Rated  moderate
  • 8 am meet at PetSmart Palm Springs, Ramon/Crossley Map
  • 8:40 am re-group at Starbucks at the Mecca Travel Center Map; we will caravan to the trailhead on Box Canyon Rd: N33° 35.560' W115° 58.062'

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. 

Contact Hike Leaders: Pat Miyamoto  email and Scott Connelly email

Carpooling is encouraged and may be available if offered by driver. You are responsible for arranging your own transportation or ride share. Arrive a few minutes early for briefing and carpooling.  Distance to trailhead is 45 miles.

Weather Policy: Inclement weather may cancel.

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 this event. 

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