Painted Canyon Drive

EASY 7 reviews
#2 of 10 trails in

Painted Canyon Drive is a 12.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Desert Center, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

12.5 miles 1181 feet Out & Back

kid friendly



nature trips

off road driving

scenic driving



wild flowers

12 days ago

off road driving
21 days ago

Easy washboard road out to great hikes. Literally any car can make it out & back but if you have a rigid suspension is going to be a bumpy ride.

2 months ago

off road driving
4 months ago

Very tame dirt road that leads to a few gorgeous canyon trails. Trvelled this road in a Grand Cherokee but could easily be done with any type of car.

5 months ago

2 years ago

off road driving
3 years ago

We love this place so much, we got married there November 2013!