Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Borrego Springs

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Enjoy the desert landscape, flora, and fauna at Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. From wildflowers, cacti, and California fan palms to coyotes, deer, and eagles, you can see a variety of native species. The park's most famous residents are the endangered desert bighorn sheep, but they are shy and seldom seen by the visitors. The park offers a selection of hiking trails through various landscapes that include badlands, mountains, and natural springs. You can choose a short desert excursion or stay longer at one of the park's campsites, which offer restrooms, showers, and campfire centers. You can connect to Wi-Fi in various locations throughout the park. When hiking, be sure to bring enough food, water, and sun protection. To visit Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and other attractions in Borrego Springs, use our Borrego Springs trip planning site .
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  • October 1, 2017
    We are a Wednesday, September 13 in the afternoon and the Visitor Center is closed. There we return to a store in the city center that will replace it and where we should find card and possibly a few indications. Unfortunately this shop closed even at 15: 00. Conclusion, you're on your own! The desert in the middle of the desert.
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  • September 21, 2017
    In the spring the desert wildflowers are wonderful. But anytime it's great to the amazing 130 full-sized metal sculptures inspired by creatures that roamed this same desert millions of years ago. The ...  more »
  • September 7, 2017
    Vast park, which includes several areas with different views. I have personally visited the central area, to understand that where there are metal sculptures of prehistoric animals. Suggestive, and the Dragon truly amazing. Recommended in the March-April period if it rained in previous months: the desert in bloom is a must. Walking, I'm driven in an area south of the town of Julian, where the Council the two small "Trail of pictograms," two paths within a valley where you can see pictograms still obscure meaning painted by indigenous peoples of these areas. The same area the Council for a night camping in the desert. A valley in the mountains, never seen so many stars at night
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