The trail cuts through a lovely canyon right in the middle of Redmond. Basalt rock cliffs line either side of the wide canyon, which is filled with tall grasses and twisted juniper trees.
– GETTING THERE: Drive north on Highway 97 and turn left on Pershall Road and left again at the City of Redmond Dry Canyon Trail sign. Then take the right fork at the City of Redmond Water Pollution Control facility to the parking lot.
– ROUND-TRIP DISTANCE: About four miles.
– DIFFICULTY: Flat terrain; easy to moderate, depending on distance.
– ACCESS: Hikers, bikers, runners.
– PERMITS: None required.