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Ruth Hardy Park

700 Tamarisk St. at Avenue of Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA
760-323-8272
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Ranked #24 of 64 Attractions in Palm Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
Description: City park that offers public tennis courts and free classes to visitors.
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La Canada, California
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428 reviews 428 reviews
97 attraction reviews
268 helpful votes 268 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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Burlington, Washington
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
42 reviews 42 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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
9 helpful votes 9 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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Los Angeles
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68 reviews 68 reviews
22 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We love this in town park. The dogs love it too! It's big, and most dogs are on leash. It's just a great get away and there's shade...if it gets too hot!

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Anaheim, California
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80 reviews 80 reviews
34 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

My cousin and I went to the Ruth Hardy Park to play tennis at about 9am on a Friday. There was plenty of free parallel parking along N Via Miraleste, the street next to the tennis courts. We came in town to see the BNP Tournament and this place was recommended by the front desk personnel at our resort. The... More

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PALM SPRINGS, CA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Beautiful, tranquil park. Nice walking area. Well kept clean facilities. Maintained play ground. Plenty of parking. Love the trees! .

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Ottawa, Canada
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181 reviews 181 reviews
90 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

A huge, well laid out park with lots of parking. There is room for all kinds of outdoor activity. You will find well placed park benches to enjoy the scenery.

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Palm Springs, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

It's right near downtown and there is pretty good parking. Rumor has it there may be homeless squatting there but I've not had that experience. It's a lovely picnic are also. Go see it. Decide for yourself.

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