Outdoors

Top 10 things to do in Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / January 26, 2024 / 0 Comments

Whether you like the great outdoors, shopping, spas or fine dining, Palm Springs has plenty for visitors to do. This is our definitive list: Top 10 sights

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Guide to the Salton Sea

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / October 17, 2021 / Comments Off on Guide to the Salton Sea

In the barren, sandy desert south of Palm Springs and north of Mexico lies California’s crown jewel, the Salton Sea. It’s not really a sea, or a jewel for that matter – it’s a saline lake that was once intended to be America’s version of the Riviera. But nature didn’t cooperate. This massive 350-square mile…

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Where to See Sand Dunes near Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / September 28, 2021 / Comments Off on Where to See Sand Dunes near Palm Springs

They’re the stuff of both mythical and modern legend. Sand dunes can be mysterious—and they can talk. Read where to see the best in driving distance of LA and Palm Springs

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Top 5 Best Gardens in Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / September 17, 2021 / Comments Off on Top 5 Best Gardens in Palm Springs

Wondering what the best gardens in Palm Springs are? Where can you go to find cool shade and beautiful gardens in Palm Springs? Read our list of the best!

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Off Leash Dog Parks in Greater Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / September 12, 2021 / Comments Off on Off Leash Dog Parks in Greater Palm Springs

Looking for a place to let your dog run free while visiting the Palm Springs area? These three parks are our top three picks; and the pup’s too!

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Beat the summer heat in the desert

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / August 14, 2021 / Comments Off on Beat the summer heat in the desert

Summer in Palm Springs can be scorching. It’s hot for residents & can be shocking for tourists. Here’s how to beat desert the scorching summer heat in Coachella Valley

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What to know before hiking in Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / March 14, 2021 / Comments Off on What to know before hiking in Palm Springs

Thinking about hiking in Palm Springs? A dusty trail about an hour’s drive from Los Angeles and about two hours from San Diego is quickly becoming one of the country’s most  renowned hikes, and it’s known for its ability to bring even the most seasoned hikers to their knees.   It’s about 9 miles long, accessible…

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Best outdoor activities in Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / January 29, 2021 / Comments Off on Best outdoor activities in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is most definitely one of the best places to visit if you are in the Coachella Valley region. Of course, you could spend time indoors walking through various museums or trying out all of the best restaurants, but you could also spend entire days outdoors just soaking in the California sun. While the…

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What to do in Palm Springs during the pandemic

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / January 26, 2021 / Comments Off on What to do in Palm Springs during the pandemic

Activities may be limited, or you may be playing it safe but there’s still lots to see & do. What to do in Palm Springs during the pandemic

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8 Kid-friendly hikes in Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / January 26, 2020 / Comments Off on 8 Kid-friendly hikes in Palm Springs

Hiking is a great way to spend a day with the family. Looking for kid-friendly hikes in the Palm Springs, California area? These trails are great options. 

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