Anza-Borrego Desert: Garnet Peak to Kwaaymii point

Rating *****
Length 5 mile (round trip) - 3 Hour (round trip). Easy/Moderate.
Elevation 5230 - 5890 feet
Access All car, see below.

The hike starts on a closed dirt road and heads towards Garnet Peak.
Garnet Peak offers a great view of the Anza-Borrego Desert, right below is Storm Canyon, the green area Vallecito.

Head downhill and pick up the PCT heading North.
The PCT joins the S1 at a picnic area and follows an old dirt along with views on Cottonwood Canyon and Salt Creek.

How to get here:
Drive the signed Kwaaymii Road and park at the end of the dead-end road at "Park 1".
"Park" is further south at the signed Garnet Peak trail head.
There is a fee for using the Garnet Peak trail head, there is none for the Kwaaymii Point parking.

Cost: You need an Adventure Pass to park on CNF lands in Laguna
A $5 day pass or $30 annual pass can be purchased at the Cleveland National Forest Ranger Office in Alpine,
at the Mount Laguna Lodge or at outdoor stores including REI or Adventure 16.

This is a car or Bike shuttle, by bike park at Kwaaymii point "Park 1" and ride mostly downhill towards point "Park".

Disclaimer: Read this first before you start your hike. Contact: info/at/borregohiking/./com (leave out the /)
Hiking the Borrego Springs Area (Anza-Borrego Desert State Park) California, Hike with gps, gpx and kml (Google Earth).

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