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147 mi 237 km of trail 4 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 1 Trail Intermediate Trails 10 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails

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Recommended Routes in Palm Springs - 4

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Favorite Palm Springs under a firey sunrise.
Very Difficult

Cactus to Clouds: Palm Springs - Mt. San Jacinto

14.4 mi 23.3 km 10,444' Up 3183.21 m Up 172' Down 52.29 m Down

Palm Sp…, CA
Favorite Palm Springs Desert.
Intermediate/Difficult

Art Smith Trail to Cathedral Canyon

12.0 mi 19.4 km 2,262' Up 689.58 m Up 2,575' Down 784.74 m Down

Rancho…, CA
Favorite Finishing up the loop through Tahquitz Canyon.
Intermediate

Tahquitz Canyon

1.8 mi 2.9 km 316' Up 96.44 m Up 316' Down 96.32 m Down

Palm Sp…, CA
Favorite View of the Valley
Intermediate

Round Valley Loop

4.3 mi 6.9 km 788' Up 240.03 m Up 792' Down 241.28 m Down

Palm Sp…, CA

Trails in Palm Springs - 10

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4.5 mi 7.3 km #1South Lykken Trail
Difficult
Palm Springs, CA
Difficult
Palm Springs, CA
2.5 mi 4.1 km #2Fern Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
4.9 mi 7.8 km #3Willow Creek Trail
Intermediate
Idyllwild, CA
Intermediate
Idyllwild, CA
100.3 mi 161.5 km #4PCT: Warner Springs to Highway 10 (Cabazon)
Very Difficult
Julian, CA
Very Difficult
Julian, CA
1.4 mi 2.2 km #5Tahquitz Canyon Loop Trail
Intermediate
Palm Springs, CA
Intermediate
Palm Springs, CA
1.9 mi 3.1 km #6Cathedral Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
13.6 mi 22.0 km #7Palm Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Palm Springs, CA
Intermediate
Palm Springs, CA
14.7 mi 23.7 km #8Dunn Road
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
2.2 mi 3.6 km #9Vandeventer Trail
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
Intermediate
Cathedral City, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #10High Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Idyllwild, CA
Easy/Intermediate
Idyllwild, CA

Photos of Palm Springs - 40

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Palm Springs under a firey sunrise.
Dec 4, 2015 near Palm Sp…, CA
Sunrise and the Salton Sea down the valley
Dec 4, 2015 near Palm Sp…, CA
amazing view from trail
Feb 12, 2018 near Palm Sp…, CA
Finishing up the loop through Tahquitz Canyon.
Jan 26, 2018 near Palm Sp…, CA
A narrow benching and lots of rocks give the trail a nice wild feel without being overly taxing.
Jan 26, 2018 near Palm Sp…, CA
Looking back into Palm Springs from Tahquitz Canyon.
Jan 26, 2018 near Palm Sp…, CA
Lookout rock named Kak Wa Wit at the mouth of Tahquitz Canyon
Mar 6, 2019 near Palm Sp…, CA
Tahquitz Canyon Waterfall after spring rain
Mar 6, 2019 near Palm Sp…, CA