Attractions

State Park in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

The largest state park in California, Anza-Borrego comprises a dozen wilderness areas laced with hiking trails, canyons, palm groves and viewpoints. Pick up information on trails and road conditions at the visitor c…
Viewpoint in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Fonts Point

East of Borrego Springs, a 4-mile dirt road, sometimes passable without 4WD, diverges south from County Rte S22 out to Fonts Point (1249ft). From up here a spectacular panorama unfolds over the Borrego Valley to the…
Historic Site in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Vallecito County Park

This pretty little park in a refreshing valley on the southern edge of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park centers on a replica of a historic Butterfield Stage Station. Its 44 primitive campsites are a handy staging grou…
Monument in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Peg Leg Smith Monument

The pile of rocks is actually a monument to Thomas 'Peg Leg’ Smith – one-legged mountain man, fur trapper, horse thief, con artist and Wild West legend. He passed through Borrego Springs in 1829 and allegedly picked…
Monument in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Foot & Walker Pass Monument

Back in the day when the Butterfield Overland stage coach had a hard time making it across this pass, passengers had to temporarily get off and walk – hence the name. A memorial on the north side of Blair Valley mar…