Bureau of Land Management
Palm Springs South Coast Field Office
Palm Springs, CA 92262
The sandy part of Sand to Snow is accessible at the Whitewater Canyon Preserve area within the monument - the turnoff for Whitewater Canyon is five miles west of Palm Springs on Interstate 10. Take Whitewater Canyon Road five miles north to the trailhead.
To visit the snowy parts go to Forest Falls and a short hike on the Vivian Creek Trail. To reach the trailhead, continue west on I-10; take the exit to Yucaipa and follow State Highway 38 north, then east to Forest Falls.