Diamond Valley Lake North Trail

MODERATE 3 reviews

Diamond Valley Lake North Trail is a 4.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Hemet, CA that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

4.9 miles 857 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

horseback riding

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

bugs

This trail skirts the hills just outside Diamond Valley Lake. There are 3 points along the trail that overlook the lake. From the Intersection of Menifee Road and Simpson you can choose 2 trails, South West trail starts with highest elevation gain, West offers mild elevation gain and then forks quarter mile in. At the fork you can choose higher elevation gain to left or gradual elevation gain to left. This trail offers different paths to form loops of varying difficultly. The peaks will be up and back with 400 to 600 ft elevation gain.

3 hours ago

Didn't end up doing the hike because when we got there we saw a huge sign saying no dogs permitted.

6 months ago

8 months ago