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San Jacinto Mountain

Mountain Station, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
+1 909-659-2607
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“degrees cooler” (34 reviews)
“ranger station” (22 reviews)
“hiking trails” (35 reviews)
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Mountain Station, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
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+1 909-659-2607
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1 - 10 of 665 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a fantastic few hours here with girlfriends The cable car ride was awesome.I loved the rotating floor which allowed us to see the full view around us.Not to be missed whilst visiting Palm Springs.

Thank Humberdale
Reviewed 1 week ago

My brothers and I took two different hikes- ours was one hour , relatively flat and easy with beautiful views, their's was about three hours, more demanding and also satisfying. Highly recommended.

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Wandered on some short trails after a tramway ride. I wish we had spent more time there! The trails are nice the views incredible.

Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

As other reviewers have stated, the views of Palm Springs and Coachella Valley are stunning. Especially around late afternoon through sunset into the night. There are a couple things to bear in mind to make this an enjoyable visit. 1) Check and double check the...More

3  Thank Russell D
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Great views. I enjoyed the informative display and the video. There are opportunities for hiking. I did a little of it but I prefer paved walking paths

Thank TREK39
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Take the cable car to the top of the mountain. Over eight thousand feet up, for some of the most stunning views of Palm Springs and the surrounding areas. The restaurants at the top of the mountain were excellent and not over priced.

1  Thank watchgeorge
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Definitely worth a visit if you want to get out of the heat of Palm Springs. We found a nice short hike to take the kids and they even enjoyed it.

Thank 25LoveToTravel
Reviewed 19 July 2017

There are 54 miles of hiking trails in the park for hikers with all levels of experience. The park also offers guided nature walks on two short trails in the weekends. This area is also popular with the younger crowd who are into bouldering -...More

Thank Les W
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We drove Palm to Pines Highway for wonderful views of San Jacinto Mountain. We have also taken the tram. Its so nice to go from desert to beautiful mountain area. The temperature change is so refreshing too.

1  Thank mini
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Get off the aerial tramway and you are almost immediately on several lovely hikes to various viewpoints over the valley. Spend as much or as little time as you wish. It's gorgeous and much cooler up there.

Thank Linda-wanderer
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Stephen H
7 June 2017|
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Response from Michael D | Reviewed this property |
Yes , the tram is the key , don't miss the last tram back , check hours
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Malena c
9 May 2017|
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Response from courtney w | Reviewed this property |
No reservation is necessary, but the line for the tram will get longer later in the day--I recommend going early/mid-morning (when the tram starts running). You pay a small entrance fee, park your car, and tram to the top... More
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Philip W
4 February 2017|
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Response from sjst1 | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowes.
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