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We provide customized guided Bicycle, Jeep, and Hiking tours of the greater Palm Springs area. Bicycle rentals also available. Come with us to explore Joshua Tree National Park, the San Andreas Fault, the Indian Canyons or any of the other beautiful...more
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1590 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-8342
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Steve was amazing. Lots of great stories! Highly recommend, ask for Steve! Incredible views, we actually saw wild life!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our time with Evan. Lots of sand in our trip to the Salton Sea. Both days were fun. Got to ride Along The San Andreas fault.

Thank redellsworth
Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

And I enjoyed riding with you! Thank you for joining us and please come back again. Yes indeed, most of our trails at the lower elevations have sand.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

took the afternoon and drove through the National Park. Was very interesting and pretty. Would visit the park again, this time taking a different path to see other parts.

Thank LindySueK
Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us! It is a big park, as big as Rhode Island! So yes, you can definitely spend a few days there.

Reviewed 10 August 2018

My daughter and I did the half day San Andreas tour with Steve this morning - great time! Steve had great information and stories to share, tour was paced well with a few walk breaks, breathtaking scenery - overall just a highlight all around. The...More

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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you Kate! Even in the heat of summer I do believe that this is a great tour. We appreciate you joining us and thank you for the kind words about Steve.

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

While in Palm Desert for a conference, we took this fantastic Jeep tour through a section of Joshua Tree National Park. It was a stunning tour through the rugged terrain and shifting landscapes of the Colorado and Mojave Deserts - perfect for a Jeep -...More

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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thank you! I am very proud of Steve. He has worked hard to become an excellent guide.

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I have wanted to visit Joshua Tree National Park for some time. I had limited time being in time for a conference and the weather was in the 110F! I also wanted to try the Jeep experience. This trip allowed me to achieve all my...More

Thank ElisabettaR17
Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thank you! Steve has worked hard to become a knowledgeable and informative guide, I am very proud of him and glad to hear that you enjoyed his insights!

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience on this tour. Our guide, Raul was nice and talkative and told us lots of tidbits of information about the area on the way to the starting point. Once we got there, we got on our bikes and drove straight...More

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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

We appreciate you joining us! There really is no prettier bike route in the area. Thank you!

Reviewed 16 June 2018

At 65, I was a little worried about the heat (110 by noon) , even though we started at 7 am. Also worried I wouldn't be able to keep up. It was fine on both counts -- the other people went up ahead but we...More

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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

That is exactly how we want our guests to enjoy the tour...at their own pace and taking in the sights. Thank you so much for joining us and the kind words about Raul.

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We four seniors coasted, chatted, and stared in wonder on this easy 20 mile mostly coasting bike ride. Raul was our guide and support vehicle and he was exceptional. Highly recommend!!!!!

Thank Stan W
Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you Stan! Yes, it is a very manageable tour. We really do consider it a sightseeing tour that just happens to be by bicycle. So proud of Raul too.

Reviewed 3 May 2018

I brought my daughters, ages 14 and 7 on this trip. We all had an awesome time and learned so much on this trip. Ron, our guide was full of knowledge. He took time to show and tell us some really interesting things about the...More

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Evan T, Owner at Big Wheel Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you! I really do recommend the San Andreas Fault Jeep Tour for groups with kids because there are more chances to get out and stretch the legs and keep the kids interested. We are so happy that you enjoyed the tour and Ron!

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