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Indian Canyons is divided into 3 separate areas. I particularly enjoy the hike in Andreas Canyon... read more

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This preserve in Palm Springs allows hiking through an oasis of palms and other desert vegetation... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Palm Springs, California
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Reviewed yesterday

Indian Canyons is divided into 3 separate areas. I particularly enjoy the hike in Andreas Canyon which is an easy 1 mile loop trail with only a slight rise in elevation. Palm Canyon has a visitor center and offers both short and longer trails to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Moonstone07
Reviewed 2 days ago

This preserve in Palm Springs allows hiking through an oasis of palms and other desert vegetation, There are several trail options ranging in difficulty from easy to moderate. Make sure to take a map at the entrance. Also do not miss the second trail and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank esrose1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was truly spectacular seeing the views from way up in the mountains. Truly surreal not too hard as I am not a big hiker but the views are worth it

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Zachary R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful very easy hike with great views. Perfect walk for families or if you're looking for more a stroll than a strenuous hike.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sonnecj
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

To think the Indians have come to these canyons 2000 years is mind boggling I love it the history , views and great exercise of course Take water a camera good shoes and wind breaker Enjoy views like we did

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank tenantrep
Reviewed 12 February 2019

I am always a little leery when I hike alone but there were so many people, including families, that I felt safe. The trails have multiple splinters, so if the trail narrows too much, just try another. The road in is really long, and you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank kayakerlynne
Reviewed 8 February 2019

we really enjoyed this years lower temps as previous years required much more water and sun protection. i have been on this areas trails in the past and we truly had a good day. My only complaint was that the dog walkers can not seem...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 5 February 2019

We've hiked at this park several times in our last five visits to Palm Springs. We usually hike the Murray Canyon Trail. This year we discovered another wonderful trail - the Fern Canyon Trail. You need to drive up to the Trading Post Parking Lot....More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank 240CindyT
Reviewed 22 January 2019

Enjoyed a 90 minute hike through an interesting terrain. There are several different trails to choose from, ranging from reasonably flat to pretty steep. We paid $9/person to access the area and were pleased to find that the trail was reasonably quiet. We saw other...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank sgfintl
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Surrounded by magnificent beauty. Great hikes! Well maintained trails. This is an excellent way to spend your day in Palm Springs.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank LaFollette
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Rita H
26 February 2018|
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Response from Matt M | Reviewed this property |
There is a fee to get into the park. There is a way to into the park "hiking" in from South Palm Springs, but its a good hike. take good hour and half to hike in, to then hike the trails. If not, "drive in". its a good mile... More
23 April 2016|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
Just a thought, visiting the valley this time of the year, the hotel rate will be higher because this is still the vacationing season. Consider the Courtyard by Marriott or something down from that level of cost. There is a... More
20 March 2016|
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Response from PCFredercik | Reviewed this property |
I hiked this trail 6 months after minimally invasive back surgery. As noted above, there are steep steps to get down to the trail and then back up, but there is a railing and you can take your time. Otherwise the trail is... More