Dillon Road

Dillon Road is a dangerous drive through the open desert of CA

Dillon Road is an isolated drive running through the open desert, located in Riverside County, in the U.S. state of California.

How long is Dillon Road?

Tucked away on the southern portion of California, the road is totally paved. It is 55km (34.2 mi) long running from California 86 Highway in Indio (a city in Riverside County) to Twentynine Palms Highway, in Palm Springs, a desert resort city in Riverside County. The road crosses over the San Andreas Fault.

Is Dillon Road dangerous?

Located within the Coachella Valley, the road is dangerous, with 49 collisions between 2012 and 2016. It's mostly straight with minimal traffic. Most of the cars are traveling significantly over the 55 mph speed limit.