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Indian Canyons, Palm Springs

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Hike a riverbed to a palm oasis at , where the most popular trail runs through Andreas and Palm Canyon. At the end of the trail in Palm Canyon, lush greenery feeds off a desert stream. The boulders can make the trail challenging in places, but the reward is a cool, trickling brook and the shade of large palms. Remember to bring sunscreen, a hat, water, and sturdy hiking shoes. Purchase trail tickets for a reduced price at the visitor center near the Tram Road entrance. Using our world travel planner, Palm Springs attractions like Indian Canyons can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Great hikes for beginners to hard core hikers. Several trails that are all great to take. There is a entry fee but there is a discount for seniors and free for military.  more »
  • Come early in the day to avoid the heat. Spectacular desert environment to hike--there are short and longer hikes that take in a variety of views, fauna and flora. Make sure you take lots of water bef...  more »
  • Best wildflowers, grasses, water flow in many years. Gorgeous hike and views! Historic Native American structures, guide information about the Pacific Trail nearby.  more »