Vernal Pool Trail

EASY 44 reviews

Vernal Pool Trail is a 3.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Murrieta, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips and is best used from January until May.

DISTANCE
3.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
354 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

hiking
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hiking
7 days ago

Nice, easy hike. Beautiful scenery.

10 days ago

hiking
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walking
22 days ago

22 days ago

hiking
22 days ago

Great trail to get an hour workout in. This is NOT handicap or stroller accessible unless you literally just walk to the vernal pools and back to the car. If you decide to take the loop, there are many hills and huge rocks you need to climb over.

23 days ago

1 month ago

hiking
1 month ago

love this place I go all year long..

hiking
1 month ago

1 month ago

I would have give a 5 except portable potties were beyond bad, and I was hiking with my twin 5 year olds

1 month ago

hiking
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hiking
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hiking
1 month ago

Be aware that you have to pay to get in cash only 2-12 $3 13+ $4