Long Canyon Trail links Desert Hot Springs to Joshua Tree National Park, giving hikers a new path to enjoy the blooming wildflowers.
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.
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.
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.
You have to get up pretty early in the morning to enjoy the great outdoors during the Greater Palm Springs summer. Here are some of our favorite ideas.