Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Hikes

From the floor of the Sonoran Desert to peaks above the tree line, the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument offers a variety of unique and unforgettable hikes. Whether the classic Cactus to Clouds epic hike or a shorter hike to The Cross, there's something for everyone in this spectacular landscape.

Name Distance Level Location Climb Dogs
Cactus to Clouds Hike21Very HardPalm Springs10800Y
Hike the Boo Hoff Trail Loop12.8HardLa Quinta2560N
Palm Springs Tram Hike to San Jacinto Peak11HardPalm Springs2620N
Art Smith Trail Guide16.6HardPalm Desert3700N
Bear Creek Oasis Trail Guide9HardLa Quinta2540N
Murray Peak Hike (Palm Springs)7.5ModeratePalm Springs2000N
Museum Trail (Palm Springs)2HardPalm Springs920N
Araby Trail Guide3.4ModeratePalm Springs1200N
The Cross Hike (Palm Desert)2.4ModeratePalm Desert770Y
Bump and Grind Trail Guide (Palm Desert)4ModeratePalm Desert1430N
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Hike To Mt San Jacinto11HardPalm Springs2620N

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