Yaqui Pass Rd (S3)

Yaqui Pass Rd connects Borrego Springs with Hwy 78. The climb up the pass is quite moderate. You gain 350 m (at 4.5%) coming from Borrego Springs and about 100m from Hwy 78 which is a little steeper, around 8% - 10%.

Yaqui Pass Rd is part of a beautiful 80 km loop with Montezuma Grade Rd, Hwy 78 and San Felipe Rd. It also you gets you from Borrego Springs to Great Southern Overland Route of 1849, the Southern section of S2.

Looking down to Hwy 78 from Yaqui Pass