Painted Hills Unit Trails

A close-up map of the Painted Hills Unit depicting the road, picnic area, and trail locations.

Hiking Trails at the Painted Hills Unit

The Painted Hills Unit has a total of five trails, each with their own parking area. Directional signs along Bear Creek Road point the way to each trailhead. (Note: The Red Scar Knoll Trail is called Red Hill on the road signs.) RVs and other large vehicles are not recommended past the Painted Hills Overlook.

  • Carroll Rim Trail (1.6 mile / 2.6 km roundtrip)
  • Painted Hills Overlook Trail (0.5 mile / 0.8 km roundtrip)
  • Painted Cove Trail (0.25 mile / 0.4 km)
  • Leaf Hill Trail (0.25 mile / 0.4 km)
  • Red Scar Knoll Trail (0.25 mi / 0.4 km)
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    Last updated: January 5, 2023

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