Hiking Trails

Looking for a great trail in and near Palm Springs, California? There is no shortage of ways to explore the diverse natural beauty that is Greater Palm Springs. Some adventure by jeep, others by hot air balloon, and there are those who prefer horseback or bicycle. Some prefer hiking! Greater Palm Springs offers more than 100 trails to choose from. Step by step using your own two feet, hiking allows you to mix fitness with up-close discoveries of the most beautiful areas of the oasis. Find some of our scenic hikes to experience while you're vacationing with Poolside Vacation Rentals.

Andreas Canyon Trailhead

Andreas Canyon Trailhead

Andreas Canyon is a one mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Palm Springs, California that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels - and great for kids!. The trail is located on historic Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians tribal grounds and counts among one of the most unique in the region. This trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and bird watching and is best used from September until May.
Location: S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264
Araby Trailhead

Araby Trailhead

Araby Trail is a 4.1 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located in Palm Springs, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from September until April.
Location: Southridge Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264
Phone: (760) 862-9984
Best trails in Joshua Tree National Park

Best trails in Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park is a vast protected area in southern California. It`s characterized by rugged rock formations and stark desert landscapes. Named for the region`s twisted, bristled Joshua trees, the park straddles the cactus-dotted Colorado Desert and the Mojave Desert, which is higher and cooler. Keys View looks out over the Coachella Valley. Hiking trails weave through the boulders of Hidden Valley. Entering Joshua Tree National Park requires a pass ($20), which is to be paid at the park entrance.
Location: Joshua Tree National Park
Murray Canyon Trail at Indian Canyons

Murray Canyon Trail at Indian Canyons

While vacationing in Palm Springs at a property managed by Poolside Vacation Rentals make a trip to this popular trail in Indian Canyons with a bit of a variation to explore two separate trails in one hike. Murray Canyon Trail located in Palm Springs, California is well known for ending at the Seven Sisters Waterfall. On the way back from enjoying the waterfall, take a right at the Coffman Trail junction. Coffman will loop through the desert floor and go left to head back to Murray Canyon. Take Murray Canyon back north which will lead you back to the Andreas Canyon parking area.
Location: 38520 S. Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs
Phone: 760-323-6018
Palm Springs Museum Trail to North Lykken Trail

Palm Springs Museum Trail to North Lykken Trail

Palm Springs Museum Trail to North Lykken Trail is a 3.7 mile out and back trail located near Palm Springs, California that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking.
Location: N Museum Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone: (760) 862-9984
Indian Canyons Palm Springs

Indian Canyons Palm Springs

The Indian Canyons, located in Palm Springs, is one of the world`s most premier hiking venues. It is owned by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians.The Indian Canyons are home to Andreas Canyon, Murray Canyon and Palm Canyon, and they are especially sacred to the Tribe today. The Agua Caliente people have thrived here for thousands of years. This is one of Poolside Vacation Rentals favorite hiking trails that provides an abundance of palm trees which will provide you and your group some sun reprieve on those hot summer days.
Location: 38520 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264
Phone: 760-323-6018