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Best trails in Running Springs

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Looking for a great trail near Running Springs, California? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, views trails, wild flowers trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Mount San Jacinto State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like North Etiwanda Preserve or Mount Rubidoux Park. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Running Springs ranging from 2 to 12.5 miles and from 3,891 to 7,890 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Running Springs
Top trails (7)
#1 - Exploration Trail
San Bernardino National Forest
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Length: 8.7 mi • Est. 4 h 31 m
There are nine regional parks in San Bernardino, but only 6 of the 9 regional parks allow Camping. There are four regional parks in the desert area of San Bernardino County. Moabi in Needles, Calico GShow more
#2 - Keller Peak
San Bernardino National Forest
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Length: 12.5 mi • Est. 6 h 34 m
Keller Peak is a 12.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Running Springs, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number ofShow more
#3 - Little Green Valley Trail
San Bernardino National Forest
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Little Green Valley Trail is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Running Springs, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily Show more
#4 - Holcomb Creek OHV Trail
San Bernardino National Forest
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Length: 8.2 mi
An interesting hardcore trail that winds along Holcomb Creek. The Rock Garden begins the trail and sets the stage for what's ahead. You can explore a difficult side trail through Lower Largo Flats. ThShow more
#5 - 2W07 Trail from Fishermans Group Campground
San Bernardino National Forest
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 41 m
Users have reported that the road leading to this trailhead is only passable in a 4WD vehicle.Show more
#6 - The Redlands R
San Bernardino National Forest
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 46 m
The Redlands R is a 2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Running Springs, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#7 - National Children's Forest to Slide Peak [PRIVATE PROPERTY]
National Children's Forest
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 32 m
This is an off-trail hike from the Children's Forest to the top of Slide Peak. Slide Peak is actually on Snow Valley Ski Resort property and can only be done in their off season (and with permission iShow more