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Side Trips: Yucca Valley and Joshua Tree

Ready for a trip to the High Desert? Don’t miss these curious stops in Yucca Valley or Joshua Tree National Park and its Seussian trees.

Staff Report Current Guide, Day Trips

Ready for a trip to the High Desert? Don’t miss these curious stops in Yucca Valley or Joshua Tree National Park and its Seussian trees.

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Have an Adventure

Head outdoors and explore the natural wonders of Greater Palm Springs with one of these five tours by hiking, riding horseback, and by wagon.

Staff Report Attractions, Current Guide

Head outdoors and explore the natural wonders of Greater Palm Springs with one of these five tours by hiking, riding horseback, and by wagon.

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The Scent of the Desert

Distinctive aromas allow you to better know — and remember — the qualities of this special place.

Maggie Downs Attractions, Current PSL

Herbaceous sagebrush creates an aroma that is part of a distinct scent collection that makes the desert unlike any other place in the world. 

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Explore the Area

The Coachella Valley and surrounding areas are packed with interesting sights. Enhance your stay with a tour, a tram ride, or an easy day trip.

Emily Chavous Foster Attractions, Current Guide

Greater Palm Springs and surrounding cities are packed with interesting sights. Enhance your stay with a tour, a tram ride, or easy day trip.

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Rhythm on the Ranch

Rockers who want to record in beautiful solitude often find their way to this rustic hideaway in the heart of Joshua Tree.

Pamela Chelin Arts & Entertainment, Current PSL

Rancho de la Luna may feel miles away from civilization, but the renowned recording studio is a popular destination for top musicians.

Highway 62 art tours 2021

Work of Art

Artists will open their studios and give guests a chance to see them at work over 3 October weekends at the Highway 62 Open Studio Art Tours.

Carl Schoemig Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Artists will open their studios and give guests a chance to see them at work over 3 October weekends at the Highway 62 Open Studio Art Tours.

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Into The Light

Seductive and hypnotic, Phillip K. Smith III’s art harnesses the land and light so that we can see it anew.

Steven Biller Arts & Entertainment, Current PSL

Phillip K. Smith III’s all-consuming, otherworldly art installations across the desert encourage people to slow down, look, and linger.