2D Layout of the Boo Hoff to Sugarloaf Cafe Hike
3D Layout of the Boo Hoff to Sugarloaf Cafe Hike
Location: This trail begins at La Quinta Cove where you will take the Boo Hoff trail. From the parking lot you begin the trail going toward the mountains. When the trail divides toward the right and the left if you look straight ahead you will see at the distance two mountains. The picture shows the dot where the sign indicates that it is the beginning of the Boo Hoff trail (This sign was removed in 2008). When you get to the wash, you have two options to continue. Toward the right going up through the wash you will see this metal sign. The ascend is not that strenuous and with nice views of La Quinta Cove and Lake Cahuilla. Going up the trail you will see in a clear day a more complete view of the Lake Cahuilla and the Salton Sea basin. After about three miles you will find this sign (removed on 2010) toward the right side of the intersection. This is the biginning of the
Directions: From I-10 exit
Type of Trail: One way from La Quinta Cove to Sugarloaf Café.
Total Distance: The distance one way is approximately 15.5 miles from La Quinta Cove to Sugarloaf Café.
Elevation Gain: There is approximate 5,000 plus feet elevation gain.
Time Required: About 8 hours at a comfortable pace.
Do not attempt to do this trail without a person that knows it very well.