Last year over 150,000 people converged on Walker Canyon in Lake Elsinore to view the grand display of the incredible and rare poppy super bloom. Interstate 15 became a dangerous parking lot, people were fainting from the heat, injuries occurred, a dog was bitten by a rattlesnake, and delicate blooms were trampled.
While it's time for poppy blooms to start again, a super bloom is not expected. We also have the pandemic this year causing closures. Here's a video update from our friends at the City of Lake Elsinore on the poppy blooms.