Fitness/Outdoor Activities

Palm Springs: A Cultural Oasis in the Desert

  • Posted By: October 03, 2018

By Lydia Kremer

Most of the world knows Palm Springs is a sublime Southern California desert oasis where towering majestic mountains and palm trees come together in dramatic fashion offering stunning vistas. But Palm Springs is steeped in a rich cultural heritage, too.

Its past history and current social life are inextricably woven which gives visitors much to celebrate!

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Escape to Palm Springs this Summer

  • Posted By: June 27, 2018

By Christina Cary 

Trade in cloudy skies for the luxurious sunshine of Palm Springs. Take in endless mountain vistas on a direct flight to Palm Springs International Airport. Unwind at a poolside soiree, dine al fresco and enjoy a glass of rosé under the romantic summer stars. Think hiking, riding waterslides, admiring desert flora, exploring the zoo and endless days of fun. Play and stay in a top vacation destination!

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Hiking in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: April 18, 2017
Indian Canyon

With gorgeous weather and unparalleled views, Palm Springs is a hikers paradise. There are literally hundreds of trails all across the Coachella Valley to explore. We’ll keep this article focused on trails in the immediate Palm Springs city area for simplicity, lest this short article tune into an encyclopedia.

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Outdoor things to do in the beautiful Palm Springs weather

  • Posted By: April 05, 2017

Spring is the perfect time to visit Palm Springs; the heat of the summer is still a ways off, but the cooler temperatures of the winter are starting to wane.

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Great Tours #3: Exploring the desert with a guide

  • Posted By: March 01, 2017

WindmillThis month we've been featuring amazing guided experiences in Palm Springs. Having a guide show you some of the intricacies of city life, behind-the-scenes sites, or relating specific local knowledge can make a good trip into a great and memorable vacation.

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Guided desert hike is a great way to explore

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence November 27, 2016

Gnarled fingers of a Joshua tree scrape at the sky, casting twisted shadow-stripes across the sand. Its fat branches provide the only real shade within view so a group of hikers, including me, is gathered under its canopy, sipping water. 

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Get outdoors! Healthy living activities in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: October 10, 2016

Palm Springs is a wonderful locale to be outdoors. From the stunning desert landscapes to the pleasant winter climate, being in Palm Springs makes being outside easy. There are numerous organized activities in Palm Springs and area that can add the thrill of competition to your sporting passions, or you can just take time and enjoy being outside.

Take the Tram Road Challenge

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What to do for a 3-day weekend in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: August 28, 2016
Gas Station

Palm Springs can keep you entertained for a week, a month or even a season.  From outdoor activities, to shopping, dining, and sightseeing, there's all kinds of ways to enjoy the city and pass the time.  Only have a few days?  No problem.  We've got three suggestions for easy ways to enjoy some of what Palm Springs has to offer visitors.

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San Andreas Fault Nightwatch Stargazing Jeep Tour is Big on Adventure

  • Posted By: Greg Archer June 30, 2016

Adventure-seekers fear not: A remarkable journey awaits. And one that's downright informative, too.

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