PS - Hike: Rainbow Rock Canyon

  • Tue, April 11, 2023
  • 9:00 AM
  • Whitewater Preserve


Registration is closed
  • Trail Length:  5.5 miles
  • Hiking time:   3-4 hrs.
  • Total Elevation Gain/Loss: 950’
  • Trailhead Elevation: 2400’
  • Difficulty Rating: Moderate plus - challenging * see below
  • Type:  Trail, some off trail, wash area
  • Trail Route:  Out and back
  • Meet Location 1:  9:00 am at Carl's Jr. parking lot, W. Racquet Club Rd. and Hwy. 111 Map
  • Meet Location 2:  9:20 am at Whitewater Preserve Parking Lot Map

Trail follows the PCT north from Whitewater ranger station to a side canyon. Trail leads to a rocky canyon with colorful rocks 

Bring Ten Essentials (click here), water (1 to 2 liters recommended), trail snacks. Sun protection and layered clothing are recommended. Carry emergency contact information. 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: Sherwood Covill email click here

Co-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.  Distance to trailhead is 14 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 hike. 

© 1981 - 2023 CALIFORNIA GREAT OUTDOORS, all-volunteer not-for-profit organization dedicated to the enjoyment of the outdoors. All rights reserved. Privacy policy