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Address: Mountain Station, Palm Springs, CA
Phone Number: 909/659-2607
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Beautiful climb

The trails here are verging more towards climbs than easy hikes but saying that anyone with a reasonable amount of fitness can do them. If you don't want to go all out there is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Windsor, Australia
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Windsor, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The trails here are verging more towards climbs than easy hikes but saying that anyone with a reasonable amount of fitness can do them. If you don't want to go all out there is a tram you can take partway up. The change in scenery from top to bottom is beautiful from desert to alpine forest with stunning views all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After the experience of the Aerial Tramway the vistas from Mountain Station are superb The whole of the Coachella Valley stretches before you and easy viewing across the valley and surrounding mountains to Joshua Tree National Park

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San Pedro, Belize
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the tram. Quite an experience. Highly recommend. The tram rotates and offers amazing views of the mountain, Palm Springs and vicinity. Took the first team at 10 am and we were the only people on the trail. Gradual incline all the way. Beautiful views from the top. Bring enough water or purifier. There is a restaurant, cafe and bunch... More 

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did the hike to the peak of San Jacinto when it was snow covered once...and it took forever and felt like a grueling hike...thought we would miss the last Aerial Tram down cuz it took so long!!!! I think we made the very last Tram...or we got lucky there was a prom going on at the same time and the... More 

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a difference a mail makes: always 20 degrees cooler than the base level in the desert, take the Palm Springs aerial tramway up to the top and enjoy some hot chocolate, lots of hiking trails, and a coo break from the heat and the world below.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The San Jacinto Mountain can be seen from just about everywhere in Pam Springs!! The views from all around are magnificent!! Take the Tram to the top. You will love it. And there are hinking trails on top of San Jacinto!! Beautiful scenery...Don't miss out!! The Tram is about 25 per person. Worth every dollar!

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Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us drove to Palm Springs Tramway for a dayhike to San Jacinto. We took the Tramway up in the mornign when it was pretty quiet at the base. We got onto the trail and got our permits. The trail has a steady elevation gain and it is tough but doable. We tracked 11.5 total miles for the round... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not the easiest but definitely doable if you can walk for a few hours. It's much cooler in the mountain and you can spot woodpeckers and squirrels. Highlight of my trip to Palm Sprins.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can't not beat the views from up top. If you take the pines to palm highway there are a couple turn outs that show the beautiful of the valley. Don't miss a trip into the mountains plus it's 30 degrees cooler.

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Malibu, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took the tram up and then did the quick hike to to the San Jacinto summit. HIking and nature walks are geared towards people with all levels of ability. Short or challenging. Incredible views whether the days is clear or filled with the smog and dust that we breather daily. 30 degrees or so cooler than the desert floor.... More 

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