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About Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in Borrego Springs, California

Borrego Springs, California is a place you can only enjoy by visiting. This rare gem with a population of just 3000 is surrounded by the largest state park in the contiguous United States, the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. In the spring time after a rain, the desert comes alive with stunning flowers in bloom. It’s truly a sight to behold! Some compare Borrego Springs to Palm Springs a long time ago when there were no stoplights, little traffic and a tranquil lifestyle.

Borrego Springs is not desolate, however. The California state park attracts thousands of people who venture out to experience this treasure.. For those seeking the creature comforts, you can stay at one of the hotels in Borrego Springs, dine on a home-cooked, hot meal and venture out to the desert during the daylight. There’s a lot of exploration in store for you in the park which spans 900 square miles and is comprised of over 650,000 acres. Hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails, 12 wilderness areas and many species of wildlife such as golden eagles, mule deer and big horn sheep can be experienced in this wonderland where nature’s hand touches everything.

The park is located in eastern San Diego County, with portions extending east into Imperial County and north into Riverside County, it takes 2 hours to drive to Borrego Springs from San Diego, Riverside, and Palm Springs.

200 Palm Canyon Dr
Borrego Springs, CA 92004
(760) 767-5311
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