Round Valley Loop trail to Wellmans Divide is a 6.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Desert View, CA that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
We wanted to hike to the peak but we got a late start. The ranger recommended this as the second best hike. He didn't steer us wrong. With more than 1000 ft of elevation gain taking us to 9700ft. The views were amazing. From the desert floor all the way to the Pacific. Great hike!