|Typically Open:||Year Round|
|Highest Elevation:||2881 feet|
|Duration:||About 45 minutes|
|Shape of Trail:||Straight Through|
|Best Direction to Travel:||North|
|Nearest Town w/ Services:||Barstow|
|Official Road Name:||CM7630A|
|Management Agency:||Bureau of Land Management|
|District:||Barstow Field Office|
From sandy washes to small rock obstacles, Phillips Canyon East is a diverse short trail. You will see unique natural rock formations, great views, old silver mines and rock tailings everywhere you look. The conditions on the trail changes as you go from one area to the next. This is also the fastest route to get to the heart of the Calico mining area.
When pulling off of Mule Canyon Rd you can take the wash marked CM7630A or continue on Mule Canyon and make a sharp left hand turn at 34.94662, -116.84051. The first of the trail runs down a sand wash in a small canyon. Some parts of the wash are narrow, but you are never far from a place to pass.
Starting Point: Yermo