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Beautiful vista.

Wonderful stop for a scenic view. Great place to stretch your legs and get some fresh air. Be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Palm Springs
Enjoy but be aware of CHP

I love driving California highways. We have a lot of them that meander through beautiful... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Moreno Valley, California
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1 week ago
“Beautiful vista.”
6 Jul 2018
“Enjoy but be aware of CHP”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Highway 74, Mountain Center, CA 92561
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful stop for a scenic view. Great place to stretch your legs and get some fresh air. Be careful entering and exiting, narrow winding road with some fast drivers. Small parking lot.

1  Thank J S
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I love driving California highways. We have a lot of them that meander through beautiful landscapes. But highway 74 between Hemet and Coachella Valley gives you a wonderful experience through rolling hills with pines and desert vistas. Along the way stop into the Paradise Cafe...More

1  Thank RoadBob
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

travelling from temecula to desert springs is very scenic and this overlook point is nice toi, but the next on the route is better. but both are worth some stopping

1  Thank Christoph R
Reviewed 30 March 2018

My husband and I stopped here on our way from Palm Springs to San Diego. There is a nice parking area and a couple of well-marked trails to follow. There are also several informative displays explaining the plants, wildlife, geology, and the history of the...More

1  Thank 860SusanB860
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Nice stop with a paved trail, a scenic short hiking trail, and information on native plants and animals. Great Vistas from overlook.

Thank Sheryl B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The views here are beautiful. With the mountains in the background and the desert plants close by, it us just a magnificent hidden gem.

Thank Chucknteojamul
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We were so glad we stopped at this overlook along the Palms to Pines Highway. There is a short spur to the parking lot and then there are paths you can wander which take you to beautiful views of the desert, valleys, and mountains. The...More

1  Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

If you've got limited time or you're trying to get to a specific location for sunset, etc. then this may not be worth it. We much preferred the view at the Coachella Valley Vista Point lookout on the same stretch of highway.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We were driving the very scenic Highway 74 - also known as the Pines to Palms Scenic Highway. We took the turn off to go see the Cahuilla Tewanet Scenic Overlook. We were impressed by the views We were also amazed by the number of...More

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