Salton Sea - Rock Hill Trail is a 2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Calipatria, 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. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
65 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

camping

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

bird watching

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
1 month ago

Perfect to introduce little kids to hiking... my 3 year old loved it!

hiking
1 month ago

This place is so weird. Worth the visit, not a real hiking destination.

walking
2 months ago

We took the nature walk in the evening and enjoyed a beautiful sunset.

11 months ago

A quick, easy hike through the bird sanctuary makes for a great spot to stretch your legs and do some bird watching. There are some informational signboards along the way and you get a nice peek at the Salton Sea which is exactly what we were looking for. Not the most breathtaking views with the geothermic plants around.

hiking
11 months ago

Short, but very interesting view of the Salton Sea.

hiking
Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Easy hike with great educational signs throughout the trail sharing the history and information on the Salton Sea. I learned a lot!! The only downside are the geothermal factories lining the views.

hiking
Thursday, December 07, 2017

Really easy relaxing trail. Nice views.

Friday, September 22, 2017

This is a good easy hike for the kids. The views of the sea are really cool, and they are supplemented by the views of the geothermal power plants nearby. Try to plan your trip to be at the top of the hill at sunset, it's very rewarding.

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

the trail is well maintained; you get to see some nice views of the salton sea as well as some wildlife...

hiking
Wednesday, October 19, 2016

This trail was smooth and easy. My son and I enjoyed the views along with the wildlife.

hiking
Monday, February 17, 2014

This is an excellent hike for beginners. Trail is very well maintained. Highly recommended.

bird watching
Thursday, September 27, 2012

:) may bonito

walking
Thursday, December 29, 2011

If you live in the IV this is a must do. Beautiful veiw of sea and birds. The rock is mad of lava.. who would have thought!

hiking
Thursday, December 29, 2011

great place to walk in the imperial valley. beautiful veiw of sea and birds. i definitly recommend it.

bird watching
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hiking
11 months ago

Sunday, March 26, 2017

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