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Ruth Hardy Park

Address: 700 Tamarisk St. at Avenue of Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA
Phone Number: 760-323-8272
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Ranked #18 of 46 Attractions in Palm Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks, Outdoors
Owner description: City park that offers public tennis courts and free classes to visitors.
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Type: Parks, Outdoors
Owner description: City park that offers public tennis courts and free classes to visitors.

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Between the movie stars homes a wonderful green park with tennis courts, nature trails, open space, weddings you name it and its there. All very safe, 1 square block of nature.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Well maintained tennis courts and a clean environment, perfect morning, really a perfect morning what else can I say.

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Orange County, California
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Right in The Movie Colony this is a great spot to get some air, run or do the par course and get a workout in. Lots of locals and tennis courts too.

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Palm Springs, California
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
19 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Ruth Hardy is a wonderful park. There are basketball courts, children's play area, many tennis courts with lights, vast green space and public bbq's. Tall trees are scattered all around providing shade and there are plenty of picnic tables. All in all it's a very nice oasis in our desert community.

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Palm Springs, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
9 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The landscaping, wellness trail, hardscapes and views all combine to make this a lovely place to walk your dog, get in some excersise and even get married!

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La Canada, California
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433 reviews 433 reviews
100 attraction reviews
297 helpful votes 297 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This park is extremely well-maintained...but...besides that, the park is nothing special. It's about 2 city blocks big...it's square-shaped and completely flat, it has tennis courts, a playground, scattered trees, grass, benches, and parking. It's perfectly designed and maintained. This is great for the neighbors, but offers nothing for the tourist looking for something special. Fortunately, unlike other parks in Palm... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Especially before 7.00 am. Great to see the mountains in the morning. Nice park also with small children

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We were fortunate to visit when they were having the Palm Springs Neighborhood Festival!j What a lovely park!!

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a wonderful park to go jogging, tennis, and relaxing. It's a great place to go work out. I love working out in this park.

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psjayne
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Nice neighborhood and perimeter walking park. Not really dog friendly though so must be on perimeter with leash. Does have open tennis courts

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