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Mount Thomas Via Ramona Trail is a 12.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Mountain Center, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Length 12.3 mi Elevation gain 2,335 ft Route type Out & Back

Dog friendly

Hiking

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Take Ramona Trail past the campground to the top of Mount Thomas. Off trail on the southern loop of the lollipop shown to walk along the ridge. The route goes past a campground and Tool Box Springs which is a year-round water source. The trail offers amazing views from Mount Thomas of San Jacinto to the northeast. There are interesting camp sites throughout the area as well as at the peak.

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keith fisher
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this is a very gradual climb.. it only gets a little bit difficult at the end after Toolbox Springs.. its a nice view at top.. Enjoy..

Grant Hoag
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Nice trail but best walked in cooler early spring or late fall. Should be good for snow travel on skies or snow shoes.

Diane Arnold
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Patches of snow and overgrown branches, but good condition and easy to follow. Ample parking in lot. Hiked to Tool Box Springs yellow posts following first turn off to right. Camped overnight. Fire rings and picnic tables. Down to freezing at night, beautiful in day.

Chad Boyer
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this trail doesn't have enough positive comments. Beautiful trail with wildflowers, great scenery, perfect elevation grade. so it's slightly rocky at some spots but if your used to other trails besides the normally good footing of a California trail you will also love this trail!

Linc Reinalda
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Christopher Tom
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Claire Krawitz
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Robert McPherson
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Ken H.
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Teri Dahmen
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Claire Krawitz
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Tom Bosch
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Alex S.
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Ariel S.
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Claire Krawitz
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karen kligman
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Eddie Scheidler
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Claire Krawitz
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Maria Cozad
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Gordon Alexander
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