Anza-Borrego continues 50th anniversary celebration with plethora of events

Fall is here and Anza-Borrego is ready for another exciting desert season of hiking, camping and exploring in the beauty of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. This year is extra special, as 2017 marks Anza-Borrego Foundation’s 50th anniversary of protecting the Park. A plethora of hikes, interpretive programs and classes are planned for the upcoming weeks at […]

Anza-Borrego Foundation’s 50th anniversary celebration challenges visitors to experience the park’s most popular hiking trails

Anza-Borrego Foundation’s 50th anniversary celebration challenges visitors to experience the park’s most popular hiking trails

BORREGO SPRINGS – In celebration of Anza-Borrego Foundation’s 50th anniversary, Anza-Borrego Foundation and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park are inviting visitors to complete two five-hike challenges on some of the most famous peaks and trails in the region. The first hike challenge is called “5 Hikes for 50 Years” and is a campaign to introduce visitors […]

Anza-Borrego Foundation Celebrates 50th Anniversary with free weekends

BORREGO SPRINGS – How do you protect and preserve Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, the largest state park in California – with its 600,000 acres of flora, fauna, hiking trails, free camping, archeological sites and much more? That’s the job of the Anza-Borrego Foundation, celebrating its 50th anniversary this desert season. To kick off its golden anniversary, […]

The fun things that we do in 4-H

Paloma Landen High Country 4-H Reporter 4-H is so much fun. We do so many amazing things that some kids don’t get the opportunity to do. Youth from the ages of 5-19 can participate in these activities. Ranging from the care of animals to fair booths, there is something of interest for everyone. Members can […]

San Jacinto Ranger District campgrounds, trails now open

San Jacinto Ranger District campgrounds, trails now open

IDYLLWILD – U.S. Forest officials in the San Bernardino National Forest San Jacinto District report the districts campgrounds, since opening day May 21, have almost filled up every weekend and hikers continue to enjoy the wilderness trails despite some continuing trail closures. The mild weather has helped campers and hikers enjoy their outings more this […]

Anza’s Trail Town Committee shares A Vision for Anza Valley “Trail Town” with the AEC Board

Anza’s Trail Town Committee shares A Vision for Anza Valley “Trail Town” with the AEC Board

The Anza Trail Town Committee visited the Anza Electric Co-op this year to see if they could assist with trail easements. The presentation given explained the committee’s vison and what the purpose of a trail town designation is. The presentation explained that a Trail Town designation is a destination town where one or several trails converge […]