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Cahuilla Mountain Trail 2E45

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Moderately difficult, the trail begins at Cahuilla Saddle, elevation 4480 ft., on Forest Service Road 6S22 in Anza. It then proceeds up the northeast slope through thickets of chaparral, Live Oak, and Jeffrey pine. From the 5604 ft. summit are views of the area that Juan Bautista de Anza traveled through on his expedition in 1776. This trail passes through a Research Natural Area containing ecosystems used for research and study purposes.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Please report trail conditions to Idyllwild Ranger StationĀ (909) 382-2921.
Closest Towns: Anza

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Day Hiking

2.5 miles
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult