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San Jacinto Mountain

Mountain Station, Palm Springs, CA
+1 909-659-2607
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Mountain Station, Palm Springs, CA
+1 909-659-2607
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Whether you're​ a hiking expert or a city slicker, these mountain trails will leave you in awe of their beautiful terrain. There's 5 vista points that overlook the 8500 ft drop. You can see the mountain ranges, desert, and the city of palm springs for...More

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are hundreds of hiking trails, all exceptional experiences with various skill levels. The simplest and most fun for the day would be to reach the trails from the top of the tram, thereby accessing a couple of trails, one three quarters mile, the other...More

Thank reclusivepeter
Reviewed 6 days ago

Take the tram to the top of the mountain--from sea level to over 7000 feet! Nice and cool in the summer, neat hiking trails if you are so inclined. Restaurants, gift shops, gorgeous views. The tram car rotates 360 degrees during your trip, so it...More

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went up on the Tahquitz canyon side just over one hour fresh water falls t the top followed the water trail down a fun time

Thank traveguy2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hiked the Skyline Trail from Palm Springs to the Ranger Station near the tram. I then hiked a couple more miles in the park. This is a beautiful mountain and park to explore. The ranger station is at nearly 8600 feet and the temperature...More

Thank Borg S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you not afraid of heights and taking the trip up to the top in a glass Dome, then take the trip up. The view on the way and the experience of being in a Glass dome that rotes 360 deg slowly as you climb...More

Thank Terri G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hiking the 11 mile round trip from the tramway station to the peak of San Jacinto is not easy, but feels really well when you return to the tram station after about 7 hours of hiking. Great experience of nature and mountains. Last weekend of...More

Thank Marwie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hiked up the 5.5 miles from the Aerial Tramway. There is still a fair amount of snow this year and the rangers caution hikers to do the trip. Definitely be prepared with the 10 essentials and we were happy we had our microspikes.But if...More

Thank Aichen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazingly trip all the way to the mountain peak was experienced on a sunny day but with chilled winds on top of the mountain. Loved the park with such a mesmerizing atmosphere and so peaceful.

Thank Kaptaan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are just in awe and love with this spot of the usa. The veiw is like no other and at sunset to see the valley come alive is great.

Thank vtbear50
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Malena c
Hi. My friends and I, want to go in June 25 but I have a questions ¿I need reservation? to that office of phone or simply i come and me register for get permission or ticket and which is the price?
9 May 2017|
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Response from west0909 | 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
Philip W
Can you take a small dog on the tram?
5 February 2017|
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Response from sjst1 | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowes.
Dawn F
Do you need to make reservation or just stand in line and buy a ticket for the tram?
16 January 2017|
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Response from Wayne G | Reviewed this property |
We just bought our ticket at the tram and had no problem whatever. It was about 2 pm in the weekday afternoon and was not crowded at all.