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Beautiful view over Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley. The prominence of the mountains from this vantage is stunning. Think, Palm Springs is at ~500 ft above sea level, and Mt. San Jacinto tops out at 10,834 feet...

Short Walk: 0.2 miles

Family Friendly: A short, paved trail.

Gem Type: Viewpoint

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Thomas Birch

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Dec 29, 2021
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Cody Kauhl
Wet
Sep 9, 2021
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Jul 29, 2021
Terri Allain
May 29, 2021
Michelle Givon
May 2, 2021
Sam Randolph
Very beautiful but a little hazy the day we came.
Mar 23, 2021
Christy Scronce
Visited on 3/20/21
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Kristy Van
snowy mtns

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