If you are looking for things to do in the Inland Empire this spring, Redlands, CA is the place to welcome the season of rebirth. With the perfect blend of weather and available spring activities, Redlands offers everything the outdoor lover could desire. The Redlands Conservancy, located in Redlands, CA, has created and maintained five hiking trails in the canyons surrounding Redlands. These hiking trails start off in the hills of Redlands, CA and quickly wind their way into the vast canyons below. If you go early enough, you are also likely to see some wildlife scurrying around.
If you are interested in a slightly more challenging hiking adventure, then head to a town called Mentone, which neighbors Redlands, CA. About fifteen minutes from Ayres Hotel Redlands, just outside of Mentone, there are at least half a dozen hikes that will lead you into the San Bernardino National Forest. These hikes range from three miles to ten miles in length and are the perfect thing to do in the Inland Empire. There is no doubt you will get a great workout while enjoying the crisp spring air.
Not a nature enthusiast but would still like to spend some time outdoors? Head to the fabulous downtown Redlands! The downtown area is a short distance from Ayres Hotel Redlands and is an absolute must if this is your first visit to Redlands, CA and you are looking for things to do in the Inland Empire. There are beautiful Victorian-style homes and historic buildings lining the streets of downtown. There is also a historic walking tour that will take you around the downtown area and explain the historical significance of each. Another great event in the downtown Redlands area is the Thursday night market. The main street is closed off to traffic, and there are six blocks of vendors. You can find everything from fresh flowers to local vegetables to paintings and handbags to delicious food from local food carts.
No matter what you decide to do this spring, you will want to be outside experiencing all Redlands, CA has to offer.
Front Desk Team
Ayres Hotel Redlands