Anza-Borrego Desert: Buttes Canyon Loop

Rating *****
Length 4.9 mile (round trip) - 3 Hour (round trip). Easy/Moderate.
Elevation 450 - 800 feet
Access High clearance, see below.

A hike in the Borrego Mountain area, with great sandstone canyons.
On this route, a narrow slot like canyon with some dry falls.
Crossing Goat Trail (road) and looping back into a nice box canyon.

The return route follows an old ridge trail back towards the car.
The ridge view of the surrounding area is very good.

Warning: The canyon will become very narrow at times.

How to get here:

Take the exit Buttes Pass, turn right on the next exit Buttes Pass.
Disregard the road to the right that heads up Goat Trail.
Disregard the Hawk Canyon Exit.
Park at the GPS track.

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 SP, Cuyamaca Rancho SP, Imperial Sand Dunes (Algodones Dunes), Jacumba, Laguna Mountain, Warner Springs) California, Hike with gps, gpx and kml (Google Earth).

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