Anza-Borrego Desert: Pacific Crest S22 South - Barrel Spring
||10.2 mile - 4 hour 15 minutes (Return trip). Easy.
||3480 - 4450 feet
||On the S22, close to mile 1. (All cars)
The Pacific Crest Trail is easy to follow.
Just past the gate, you find Barrel spring a place to fill your water bottle (water not tested).
An uphill hike in green surroundings, the trail runs high above the canyon floor.
Hiking time 4 Hour 15 Minutes, but you can easily make is longer.
The GPX file contains an alternative return route that follows a drainage.
Expect some dry falls, but nothing challenging. Watch out for scrubs and poison oak.
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