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Mountain Station, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great hike in these mountains today. Went up the trail off Ramon and came down by the art museum. In retrospect I would have done it the other way. better to climb steep by the art museum and then come back on the...More

Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife, grown daughter and i took the tramway to the top of Mt San Jacinto. The views are spectacular, even for someone like me who's afraid od heights. Be aware the temperature is about 30 degees cooler than the valley. It was around 50...More

1  Thank danieloW7812SH
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the 1.8 mile loop that we very much enjoyed (a bit strenuous at spots). Wanted to go on to Wellman's Divide, but was getting late in day.

Thank Laura A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was very cloudy, so we had no views down which was to bad. Do not go if there is no vision. It is a nice and quiet place. If you want to hike more then just a couple of miles get a permit. We...More

Thank Randy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed the freshness and pine scented trails. Beautiful views and Great opportunities for pictures!!

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mountain touched our souls and we can hardly wait to come back and do more hiking up top. Not too crowded, fun ride up, and down, gorgeous vistas.

Thank prairegurl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taking the aerial tram to the top of the mountain is definitely a fun experience. Once you’re there, there’s miles of hiking, nature, wildlife and great photo opportunities. It’s extremely relaxing and peaceful. I am from Michigan so we have very hard, long winters. I...More

Thank Shannon L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delightful time in the San Jacinto mountains, very relaxing, quality diners, good time all around. Only a short drive from LA, but Worlds apart

Thank drizzleart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is pretty to look at, but it's miles away from Palm Springs. Calling it a Palm Springs attraction is really a lie.

1  Thank califcasl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great cable car and views. trails leading from the top worth taking shop and refreshments available.

Thank Steven C
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August 12, 2018|
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Response from littlebirdlondon46 | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry but I really don't know. Why not email them directly ?
June 28, 2018|
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Response from NALA91010 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, of course it is.. First one is the trail "Cactus to clouds" - starts right form Palm Springs Museum of art parking lot. This trail is long and steep, 16 miles one way to summit, first ~8 miles are the steepest, till... More
March 3, 2018|
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Response from klaykobowman | Reviewed this property |
The ride is about 20 minutes with 360 degrees of spectacular views.