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San Jacinto Mountain

Mountain Station, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
+1 909-659-2607
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“degrees cooler” (34 reviews)
“ranger station” (20 reviews)
“hiking trails” (35 reviews)
Mountain Station, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
+1 909-659-2607
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Reviewed 4 December 2011

Forget Table Mountain. Well don't, but this is better. Views are comparable, but the trails on the top are extraordinary. I am sure that this is bleeding obvious to seasoned Tripadvisor types, but it wasn't to a number of people who took the cablecar up:...More

5  Thank WindyinSancreed
Reviewed 28 November 2011

Imagine looking down on a vast desert valley with views of well over 100 miles on a clear day. But there you are, 8,500 feet high on a forested mountain, or maybe even at 10,500 feet if you hike to the top. The beauty of...More

Thank Jaym95120
Reviewed 28 November 2011

There was quitea bit of snow even in November, so once you are on teh trails, you need good shoes. THe lodge is interesting and I would recommend going here.

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 19 November 2011

It was about 75 degrees when we got on the tram and 45 with 5 inches of snow above. Incredible views up there!

Thank frieda-f
Reviewed 15 November 2011

Likes: Beautiful scenery with a wonderful forest and terrific overlooks. Dislikes: Nothing

Thank Steve853
Reviewed 10 November 2011

That's it really.. had a blissful afternoon's hiking here! Wonderful hiking

Thank zizzyzee
Reviewed 14 October 2011

I took the Palm Spring Tramway to arrive to the top of the San Jacinto Mountain and then we went through the different trails to do hiking. You can do camping, hiking in this place. Has spectacular views from the top of the mountain. I...More

2  Thank Aracelis3534
Reviewed 18 October 2010

Fantastic Views, good hiking! Clean Bathrooms, good restaurants close by.

Thank Fotocrazyoma
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Reviewed 12 February 2004

If you are visiting Palm Springs you must go up the mountain on the Arial Tramway. It is the most relaxing place, quiet, pure clean air and the view down to Palm Springs is amazing. When you are up there, sniff at a Jeffrey's Pine...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Janice K
3 November 2017|
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Response from Humberdale | Reviewed this property |
i have just checked the brochure that I kept and definitely no pets .Not even allowed to be kept in cars either
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
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