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Address: Palm Springs, CA
Phone Number: 760-325-3400
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Activities: Hiking
Description: Located in the Indian Canyons, this trail passes some uniquely amazing...
Located in the Indian Canyons, this trail passes some uniquely amazing desert vegetation, such as the yellow creosote flowers.
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Don't miss this hike if your at Indian Canyons

Six of us did the Murray Canyon hike at Indian Canyons in February. We all thought it was a great hike with beautiful scenery. This hike follows Murray Creek, a seasonal stream... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Manitoba, Canada
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Manitoba, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Six of us did the Murray Canyon hike at Indian Canyons in February. We all thought it was a great hike with beautiful scenery. This hike follows Murray Creek, a seasonal stream, to Seven Sisters Waterfall. You cross the brook several times over stepping stones which aren't difficult to walk on, but some of us did manage to get our... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Lots of desert plants, wildflowers, interesting rock formation and of course plenty of Palm trees with desert oasis

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Meaford, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
31 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

desert oasis with many palms, and desert hikes, large parking where you can drive 400 yards down in the park and park in the shade among the palms, great for handicapped, elderly or lazy, $16 per person to enter Indian canyon where Murray and Palm canyon areas are located,

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toronto
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77 reviews 77 reviews
35 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

So peaceful. and waterfalls.different vegetation, great rangers,history,hummingbirds, February was the best month to view, blossoms were coming out

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Saskatoon, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We picked this trail because there was water still flowing in it. Beautiful stands of Palms and other vegetation and wildlife as a result. Lovely waterfall at top and many restful places to stop for lunch.

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Alaska
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159 reviews 159 reviews
18 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Nice trail through the desert to an oasis in the valley. Really enjoyed the hike but did not like the fact that you must pay $9/person to hike it. There are free trails in the area that are just as good. We will not go back.

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Nisswa MN
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113 reviews 113 reviews
33 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We trekked up this hike and had a great time. It is doable for all ages until the last few hundred feet where it gets quite steep just before the seven sisters falls. In any case, it is a great hike.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
26 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This trail came highly recommended to us and I agree. Its a good 2 hour hike in and out and there is one difficult part of about 50 feet but otherwise the change in terrain and the oasis along the stream are amazing.

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Prince Albert, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
10 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This was about a 4 mile hike which was just right for us, a couple in our 60's. It is close to the city area of Palm Springs and easy to get to. The hike starts through a desert area and then into the canyon palm area which is cool and shaded. The walk had only a few areas where... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
31 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I have written a fuller review of the Indian Canyons, under that heading, but simply want to add that we did this hike yesterday, up to the Seven Sisters Waterfall. It is a three hour round trip from the Andreas Parking area, and was great. Even in November it is hot so take water. Well worth the effort and so... More 

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