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Indian Canyons, Palm Springs

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Ruin Historic Site
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 adventure and memorable photo opportunities when visiting Indian Canyons. With several paths to venture across, you can visit multiple times and never have the same experience. Be sure to pack l...  more »
  • This is an amazing place in the midst of the Palm Springs dessert. The hikes pass springs and interesting rock formations. The hike is not difficult although there are some modest elevation gains.  more »
  • We've hiked the Indian Canyons a couple of times now. It is a nice, easy trail with very large canyon rocks and lots of tall palm trees. It would also be a nice spot for a picnic lunch. It does close ...  more »