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Address: 200 Palm Canyon Dr, Borrego Springs, CA 92004-5005
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+1 760-767-5311
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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The largest state park in California is home to amazing flowers and plants...

The largest state park in California is home to amazing flowers and plants which bloom in the early spring.

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Feels more like a national park

This State Park is not like other state parks, this is a destination that you will want to spend several days to a week exploring. The visitor center is similar to centers at the... read more

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Los Angeles, California
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18 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This State Park is not like other state parks, this is a destination that you will want to spend several days to a week exploring. The visitor center is similar to centers at the national parks with rangers available for information, an historical and interpretive area, a movie about the park and a gift shop. The hiking is world class... More 

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Camas, Washington
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31 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took a long, peaceful drive from Rancho Bernardo. Along the way everything was green for a change. Upon arrival to Anza-Borrego the hills were tinged with yellow and gold with some some blue, magenta and reds for accent. What luck to be able to see this beauty!

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Ontario, California
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been going here for years. If travelers want quietude and a sense of distance from the madding crowds, here is the spot. It's busy in the winter and spring, but summer is a bargain and a nice contrast to Palm Springs.

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We received great help from rangers with hiking maps and recommended areas to visit for wildflowers. Took their advise. Enjoyed the displays,film and history of the area plus walking paths.

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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the area & vastness of the park. Visiting the Visitor's Center was the first thing that we do, got hold of the park's literature & map. With the help of the staff, we made our day experience a great & awesome experience. Don't forget to bring lots of waterto keep the hydration constantly maintained.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Anza Borrego Springs in the month of March after so much of hype in the newspapers and channels. I was disappointed to see sporadic bloom in the desert. May be I was expecting a full-bloom-like field. Additionally, the heat made it unbearable for me to stay long and do any hikes. Overall I thought it was an oversell.

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Fresno, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since this is a desert park, the best time to visit is in winter and spring. The intense heat and extreme conditions of summer will make it very difficult to explore the park since most of its best parts can only be reached by driving the dirt roads or walking the trails. Because of the wet winter last year, this... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to have planned a trip to the park during peak bloom season last month (March 2017). It was absolutely spectacular. It did bring a LOT of people to the park, so we avoided "downtown" over the weekend, The park exceeded our expectations in every way. I only wish there were more "easy" trails to hike, and... More 

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Laguna Hills, California
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hiking! My son and I enjoyed hiking the trails and just driving through, enjoying the beauty of the desert.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took less than 3 hours from LA, and is a good getaway from the hustle and bustle. Good for families, nice hotels, and hiking.

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