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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission
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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission
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Reviewed 25 January 2013

Absolutely beautiful! Lots of trees. Lots of Gorgeous Views! Nice places to walk and hike. Plenty of snow! One of those places where you can play in the snow and swim in an outdoor pool afterwards and not freeze!

Date of experience: January 2013
4  Thank Brian R
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Took the tram up and had a beautiful day ! I did not dislike anything . The view was spectacular , had drinks at the top . They have a restaurant and caffeteria but I did not eat I only had potatoe chips ...

Date of experience: January 2013
4  Thank KrisMToronto
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We love the trip up to this beautiful mountain park, the tram is always a fun ride. The views from the top are nothing short of spectacular, the mountain is very steep sides so the views down into the valley are like looking down from...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 17 January 2013

Great views while going up and down. Wait times are not a lot. When we went up, there was snow, had fun playing in it. A children's paradise.

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank mahavir_49
Reviewed 15 January 2013

Awesome landscape intense hicking. A compass and snow shoes a must is you plan tu reach the summint during winter.

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank ALFONSO Z
Reviewed 9 January 2013

great tram ride up to the top of the mountain. on top you will be transported to an alpine climate. pine forests with clean air and the scent of pine. numerous trails and great views. put it on top of the list for your trip...More

Date of experience: November 2012
2  Thank BBEARTH
Reviewed 8 January 2013

Great hiking trails through tall trees and mountain meadows. Awesome vistas from every direction. See Stellar's Jays, raccoons, squirrels and other wildlife.

Date of experience: November 2012
1  Thank RoadrunnersNewMexico
Reviewed 7 January 2013

I've been up the tram a few times and always loved my experiences up there. It's beautiful during any season, but especially in winter. While down in the valley it can be 68 degrees, up on the Mountain you can be in snow up to...More

3  Thank Sunny M
Reviewed 4 January 2013

What a magnificent view over the entire valley. Beautiful weather even in November. Worth riding up the tram every time.

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank Jutta W
Reviewed 3 January 2013

Very nice. High elevation so be careful. Would be great in the summer to picnic. We had 13 inches of snow so it was nice ... Cold. It's 30 degrees different from bottom of the mountain. We wore snow boots/gear and so glad we did....More

Date of experience: January 2013
3  Thank MkPHAME
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11 December 2018|
Response from Martinerob13 | Reviewed this property |
It could be snowing in December. Check the tramway website for latest conditions at the top. Enjoy!
12 August 2018|
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Response from Elsie C | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes if i recall there was a few the day we went --
28 June 2018|
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Response from NALA91010 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, of course it is.. First one is the trail "Cactus to clouds" - starts right form Palm Springs Museum of art parking lot. This trail is long and steep, 16 miles one way to summit, first ~8 miles are the steepest, till... More