Educational Facts


Length and Grade of Paved Trail -
"Uproad" - 2 ¼ miles
"Downroad" - 1 ¼ miles

"Mount Rubidoux is an isolated granite hill rising from the east bank of the Santa Ana River, on the western outskirts of the City of Riverside, California. It is about a mile long, extending southeast from Seventh Street in a direction about 30 degrees west of south. Its summit is very nearly opposite Thirteenth Street and about one mile west of Main Street. Elevation 1364 feet above sea level. … (The Story of Mt. Rubidoux by DeWitt Hitchings)