AAA Editor Notes
Mount San Jacinto State Park, 13,522 acres at the e. edge of San Bernardino National Forest, w. of Palm Springs and n. of Idyllwild, encompasses the state park and a wilderness area. Crowned by 10,834-foot Mount San Jacinto, it is a popular area for backpacking. Other park activities include hiking, camping, picnicking, cross-country skiing and bird-watching. Hiking permits are available at any ranger station.
Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.