Andreas Canyon abounds with flora that usually offers splashes of color in the spring thanks to the flowing Andreas Creek.
Secure your Trailicious Pass and choose from 30 Greater Palm Springs trails along with special restaurant deals and discounts.
The East Indio Hills Badlands Trail is a recent desert hiking addition with help from Friends of the Desert Mountains and local organizations.
The sights and sounds along the trails of the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument reward hikers with timely perspective.
Outdoor adventure awaits in Greater Palm Springs, where championship sports, high-octane thrills, and nature trails leave lasting impressions.
These four desert treks will get you out of the house, away from distractions, and can be accomplished early in the morning by hikers before the temps rise.
Friends of Desert Mountains offers advice on how to stay safe and still connect to the outdoors while exploring Coachella Valley trails.
Consider the incredible history of Indian Canyons and the centuries of Cahuilla life that preceded the canyon’s popularity among visitors and hikers.
Rob Bignell, author of “Day Hiking Trails of Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley”, runs down his favorite local excursions — no matter your mood.
Like so much of the desert, there is more there than meets the eye. On foot hiking the Cactus Spring Trail in Palm Desert, there are surprises waiting.