Borrego Experience Blog

Tips for safe hiking in the heat

August 23, 2021

Hiking and recreating in and around the Borrego Valley and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is a great experience, but it has some hidden dangers to be aware of; dehydration, overhydration, sun stroke, sunburn and heat stroke  While we all exper

Borrego Springs – Perfect Place to View the Perseid Meteor Shower!

July 27, 2021

Photo by Eliot Herman

As a designated International Dark Sky Community Borrego Springs is the perfect place to view the Perseid Meteor Shower.

"12 Most Charming Small Towns in California"

July 12, 2021

The travel website Touropia lists Borrego Springs as one of the "12 Most Charming Small Towns in California"

How to Plan a Day Hike

June 10, 2021

We love this article from the on-line version of Outside Magazine.

The 8th Annual Borrego Springs Film Festival! APRIL 15th-19th

April 16, 2021

This season is unique. All BSFF films will be featured at our pop-up DRIVE-IN theater.* The special event will take place at “The Mall” in the center of Borrego Springs.


April 12, 2021

We’re an old-school film festival supported wonderfully by our town.

Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New Interns

November 12, 2020

The Borrego Village Association is excited to be working with the Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce who will be welcoming students from our Borrego Springs High School Hospitality and Interpretation Course to the Chamber every Friday from noon to 2 PM.

$4.5 million federal grant looks to upgrade Borrego Springs microgrid to 100% renewable energy

October 12, 2020

From the San Diego Union Tribune

SDG&E microgrid serves about 2,800 customers in desert community


AUG. 3, 2020

Update on American Travel in the Period of Coronavirus

September 24, 2020

Latest Report from Destination Analysts   <

Welcome to the BORREGO EXPERIENCE Stay Safe. Get lots of fresh air!

September 22, 2020

Spread out and avoid the crowds in our 1,000 square miles of open spaces. Marvel at spectacular mountain views. Challenge yourself to one or more of our 200 half day hikes. Stay up late for infinite night time stargazing.