Mortero Mine Loop - Anza Borrego

3/5 (1 reviews)
Ocotillo, California (Imperial County)
Last Updated: 09/26/2022
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In the southeast corner of Anza Borrego sits a popular trail for overlanders to explore, Mortero Wash. In the middle of Mortero Wash sits Mortero Mine Loop. This short loop offers some difficult wheeling and places to explore that include an old train stop and mine. The next time you are in the area, make the quick loop and check out the sites of Mortero Mine Loop.

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Trail Reviews

3/5 (1 reviews)
Status: Open
Rated 3/5
Visited: 01/02/2021

The description is a but misleading because you definitely don’t need lockers and articulation to make the loop. Unless there is an alternate hill climb I missed, the loop marked on the GPX was not challenging and could be done in 2wd.

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