Inland Empire Overview
The Inland Empire of California includes a mix of farmland, large industry, towering mountains, small communities and large metropolis. The Inland Empire resides east of Los Angeles and consists of Riverside County and a portion of San Bernardino County. Popular activities in the Inland Empire include boating, golfing, off-roading, skiing, snowboarding, skydiving, wine tasting, horseback riding, hiking, fishing, camping and more. The Inland Empire is more recently becoming known for its Temecula wineries and luxury Indian casinos. Big Bear and Idyllwild are in the mountains surrounding the Inland Empire and are the outdoor playground of the entire L.A. basin. Find activities, entertainment, towns, wineries, fun things to do and points of interest in the Inland Empire.
Also known as the "Nine-Oh-Nine", in reference to the region's telephone area code (909).