Too crowded? Here is a gallery of poppy fields in Lake Elsinore's Walker Canyon you can admire from your screen.
Wildflowers are busting out all over. In some spots, it's a super bloom. In others, it's just a beautiful display. Here are some places to see — Anza Borrego, Joshua Tree and Mojave Trails — and experience the bounty of blooms.
Swarms have led to problems at the Lake Elsinore spectacle, but worry not: Carpets of gold are showing in Carrizo monument east of San Luis Obispo. Closer to home: wildflowers in Griffith Park, Santa Catalina and Chino HIlls.
Lake Elsinore is reevaluating how best to handle all the sightseers, and officials are working on a new plan for the coming weekend. “We’re going to be changing our plan of attack,” Mayor Steve Manos said.