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  Tamarisk Grove Campground       3308'18''N  11622'30''W Elevation 1411'  
    Visitor Center The campground Topographic map of area
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  Access: Intersection of Hwy 78 and S-3.  
  Facilities: 27 sites w/ firerings, ramada and picnic tables. Toilets, pay showers.  
  Season: Open year round.  
  Fees: May 16-Sept 14 (non-peak season) $20, Sept 15-May 15 $25.  
  Nearby Hiking Trails: Cactus Loop Trail is an easy, 1 mile trail with great views of San Felipe Wash.  
  Nearby 4x4 Trails: Dozens of short trails leading into mountain washes.  
  Comments: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is the largest state park in California. Five-hundred miles of dirt roads, 12 wilderness areas and miles of hiking trails provide visitors with an unparalleled opportunity to experience the wonders of the California Desert. The park is named after Spanish explorer Juan Bautista de Anza and the Spanish name borrego, or bighorn sheep. The park features washes, wildflowers, palm groves, cacti and sweeping vistas. Visitors may also have the chance to see roadrunner, golden eagles, kit foxes, mule deer and bighorn sheep as well as iguanas, chuckwallas and the red diamond rattlesnake. Listening devices for the hearing impaired are available in the visitor center.  
  Current Weather: Click here for the current 'pointcast' for this spot. ('Pops up' in a new window)  
  Managing Agency: California State Park.  
  This information is generally reliable, but not guarranteed. Use this information at your own risk. All outdoor information and conditions are subject to change without notice. Whenever possible, call the managing agency for a current update.