San Bernardino: Deep Creek Hot Springs

Take this lesser-known, 6-mile route to the famous Deep Creek hot springs. Go on a weekday for more seclusion.
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Take this lesser-known, 6-mile route to the famous Deep Creek hot springs. Go on a weekday for more seclusion.

Trail Facts

  • Distance: 4.9

Waypoints

DCH001

Location: 34.3186988830566, -117.195640563965

Head N across CA 173 to trailhead

DCH002

Location: 34.319522857666, -117.195121765137

Turn R @ Y; watch for the waterfall to the W

DCH003

Location: 34.3328475952148, -117.185005187988

Geocache located about 10 ft. off the trail

DCH004

Location: 34.3365898132324, -117.1845703125

Turn L @ Y through opening in barbed-wire fence

DCH005

Location: 34.3390655517578, -117.182983398438

Turn L @ Y; head up Bradford Ridge 300 ft. for outstanding views; go back and continue N

DCH006

Location: 34.3417282104492, -117.181663513184

Turn R down the sandy trail

DCH007

Location: 34.3414497375488, -117.181243896484

Turn R @ T, heading S on the Pacific Crest Trail

DCH008

Location: 34.3391227722168, -117.179473876953

Turn L @ Y. Shortcut: Go R to shorten hike back to Waypoint 4

DCH009

Location: 34.3394432067871, -117.176544189453

Turn L @ Y, off the PCT; small spring

DCH010

Location: 34.339714050293, -117.176979064941

Soothe your sore legs in one of the four hot springs; retrace steps to car