palm springs tram road

See You at the Top

The steep road to the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Valley Station presents a mighty and surprisingly popular workout amid inspiring views.

Janice Kleinshmidt Biking, Current PSL, Health & Wellness

The steep road to the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Valley Station presents a mighty and surprisingly popular workout amid inspiring views.

HigherEd

Build It and They Will Stay

Colleges are expanding campuses and academic offerings to meet the need for a diverse workforce.

Janice Kleinshmidt Vision

Colleges are expanding campuses and academic offerings to meet the need for a diverse workforce in Greater Palm Springs.

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Brave New Swirls

The Coachella Valley uncorks a resurrected wine-bar scene.

Janice Kleinshmidt Restaurants

As food-loving millennials discover the pleasures of oenophilia, wine consumption is on the rise, and wine bars are seeing a resurgence including Greater Palm Springs.

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Man about Town

Charles Phoenix promotes Palm Springs wherever he goes, and he's a fixture at Modernism Week.

Janice Kleinshmidt Modernism

Charles Phoenix knows the intricacies of desert lore better than many residents, which comes in handy when he serves as a double-decker bus tour guide during Modernism Week.

palm springs festivals

Culture Club

Whether you’re into film, literature, fine art, 
or just getting out of the house, a trio of 
festivities ensures an agenda full of edification.

Janice Kleinshmidt Arts & Entertainment

In January, Greater Palm Springs Festivals bring exceptional films, literature, and artworks center stage to give locals and visitors a chance to experience a winter wonderland of culture.

The Scenery and the Scene

Sled dogs, hot air balloons, beauty queens and … dolphins? You betcha!

Janice Kleinshmidt History 0 Comments

According to newspaper and magazine articles published before the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway opened, up to half a million people a year could be expected to ride the tramcars.