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We provide customized guided Bicycle, Jeep, and Hiking tours of the greater Palm Springs area. Bicycle rentals also available. Come with us to explore Joshua Tree National Park, the San Andreas Fault, the Indian Canyons or any of the other beautiful...more
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42160 State St, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92211-5148
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent tour. The tour guide was very knowledgeable, considerate and was able to answer all questions. He was happy to share his obvious love of the park. I recommend it highly.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Toby! Our guides do love their work.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great family outing. There were 11 family members from 12 to 86. Our guide, Ron was very knowledgeable and passionate about Joshua Tree National Park and was very upbeat and personable. We all enjoyed everything he had to share about Joshua Tree...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Lori!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I rented two full suspension mountain bikes with Shimano ebike power. They were an absolute blast to ride. We were able to cover a lot of terrain (and vertical) in half a day on the trails west of Palm Desert. We had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Padraig17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome tour with a fantastic tour guide - very knowledgeable and informative. Really appreciated the guide taking the time to point out geological formations and the vegetation. We actually saw a long-eared jack rabbit, white-tailed antelope ground squirrel and road-runner!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great trip with our Guide Isobel.The strange stunning rock formations were a sight to behold. Isobel was clearly knowledgeable in the geology , history and biology of the park . There was a lot of cars in the park due to the Government...More

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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! Isabel is actually our newest guide so I love the positive feedback. Hope you can join us again!

Reviewed December 8, 2018

We toured the San Andreas and surrounding canyon with Captain Ron. Bib Wheel Tours is a smaller outfit that caters to the specific interests of its tour group. Ron, gave my 82 year old father a very memorable history of the canyon and surrounding area....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

Thank you! Ron came back and came right to my office to tell me how much fun he had on your tour that day. We appreciate the kind words!

Reviewed December 6, 2018

If you want to take a trip in a 4 wheel jeep then this is the trip for you. Takes you the back way into the park and you get more of an impression of just how large the park is. You see some old...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2018

Thank you! Yes, the jeep tour to Joshua Tree is a bumpy ride, no doubt. If you would like a smoother trip next time we would love to have you on our driving tour.

Reviewed November 28, 2018

We took the morning tour and just loved every minute. Our guide Isabel was a great storyteller and we had chance to influence where the tour would have it's stops out from our personal intressets. It was a great day in a amazing park, we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2018

Thank you Nina! Yes, Isabel has been a great addition to our team. We are so glad that you enjoyed your day in the park.

Reviewed November 23, 2018

Our guide, Isabel, was very knowledgeable, flexible, & allowed us to choose what we wanted to see & do.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Linda B
Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We do love Isabel around here!

Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Isabel did an amazing job of providing geological information about the area while driving thru the challenging terrain of Joshua Tree at the same time. I would suggest this tour over any other activity if you only have a short time in the Palm Springs...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thank you! Isabel is a very professional and knowledgeable guide so I am glad to hear that you enjoyed her tour.

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