Palm View Peak Trail is a 9 mile out and back trail located near Mountain Center, CA. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
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This is the trail that starts at Apple Canyon Road for the east endpoint of the trail. The west endpoint of this trail is inside Hurkey Creek Campground, which requires a day pass to park and hike from there. But if you go to Apple Canyon Road, for around a mile where you can find a safe place to park. You can hike the east endpoint of the trail for free. This trail is a long distance loop which takes you back to Hurkey Creek Campground ultimately, you’re probably looking at 8 miles minimum.