Directions & Weather


Calipatria is located in the Imperial Valley, a desert region in Southern California near the Arizona border.  It is an area of extreme weather conditions from May to September, with triple digit temperatures as the norm.  Please take the necessary precautions.   For current weather conditions please click here:         CAL Weather Link

Driving Directions

The physical address of  Calipatria  State Prison is 7018 Blair Road Calipatria, CA 92233.  To get directions to CAL, click on the red marker below, then click  on “To here.”  Scroll down the page.  In the “A” box, enter the address of your starting point and click the “GET DIRECTIONS” box.   Please park in the visitor parking lot, which is located at the back of the grounds, past the administration building.