Perris, California: Apple Boulders

Large boulders craftily painted to resemble a sliced apple.
27665 Hwy 74, Perris, CA
I-15 exit onto Hwy 74/Central Ave. at Lake Elsinore, then drive northwest for about three miles. On the north side of the road, at the intersection of Wasson Canyon Rd.
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Apple Boulders.

Apple Boulders

The Apple Boulders are looking very vibrant and colorful. The rocks are periodically repainted. Such a restoration must have occurred since the tip saying that their paint was looking dull.

[Joel, 03/09/2020]
Apple Boulders

It's pretty faded now. I wouldn't waste my time and drive specifically to see it -- but fun to look for while driving by.

[Kathy, 08/05/2019]

Bison rock.

Apple Boulders and Bison

Just a short stroll away from the apple boulders, on the same scrabbly patch of dirt, is a rock "Bison."

[Matt, 11/25/2012]

Apple boulders.

Apple Boulders

I work out in Riverside County and tend to have to wander around. This is a fun little spot to take some pictures, sit on a rock, watch traffic and waste time till the next appointment.

[Abbie, 01/27/2010]

Apple Boulders.

Apple Boulders

I am the artist who first painted these boulders in 1983. Lived just above the bluffs behind the Rocks. These have been well cared for by locals, since I originally did the art -- several re-coats of paint have been added- I appreciate the honest care which local folks have given to this art work.

One day I should go there and actually paint it better with fresh red paint!

[Neil Larson, 07/03/2009]

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