Borrego Springs Travel Tips
Find an Oasis in the Desert with Borrego Springs Vacation Rentals
The hot desert climate can be at once invigorating and intimidating. In Borrego Springs, you can find the perfect oasis in the desert. Experience the awe inspiring beauty of the Anza-Borrego Desert and the Santa Rosa Mountains from your back patio. Swim in the sparkling swimming pool in the heat of the day. In the evening, watch the sun set purple and red over the desert mountains. If you have never seen a desert sunset you are missing something spectacular. With room enough for your whole family, and even more, make your Borrego Springs lodging a family reunion spot. Or escape your routine for a romantic getaway.
Escape to the Wonder of Borrego Springs, California
Remember what it is like to hear the sound of silence! Borrego Springs is San Diego’s best kept secret. There is no better place for peace and quiet and natural beauty. Less than a 2-hour drive from San Diego lies a hidden jewel that we have discovered and hope you will too. Permanently protected by 650,000 acres of State Park - the largest state park in the nation - the small town of Borrego has seen little changes since it was discovered in the 1700s. National Geographic has labeled Anza Borrego State Park “one of the most pristine desert parks in the world.” With 350 days of sunshine a year there are numerous outdoor adventures waiting to be discovered. In the spring, the hills and valley are filled with spectacular wildflowers, and see a big horn sheep or two along the Palm Canyon trails in the Anza State Park. Cycling is the absolute best in Borrego since most rides around the valley are free of cars and not one stoplight. Visit the many wonderful and numerous free standing art metal sculptures created by artist/welder Ricardo Breeda, situated in the Galleta Meadows Estates and owned by Dennis Avery.
Borrego Springs was recently awarded the prestigious International Dark Sky Community Certification and rated by USA Today among the top 10 star gazing locations in the nation.
Relax and Soak in the Sun
The exclusive Montesoro Country Club offers some of the best views of the Borrego Valley, and the De Anza Country Club located in Borrego Springs offers a full golf course that is maintained in top shape. Enjoy a top of the line lunch or dinner at the area's country clubs. Borrego Springs is also surrounded on all sides by the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. There are hiking, walking, and biking trails in all directions. Even a bike ride through town can be fun. You can hire a guide to take you on a desert tour. You will learn more about the desert that will simply amaze you. If you are looking at California Desert vacation homes, If you want to get away from it all and de-stress, come to the real desert of Borrego Springs and enjoy the peace, solitude and boundless natural beauty.
The owner of the Borrego Springs vacation rental # 86411 contributed to this travel guide.