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Hike to Vargas Palms

  • Meet: ½ mile south on Snow Creek Road at Highway 111. West of Windy Point Snow Creek Canyon Rd. Palm Springs, CA (map)

Hikers will journey through a variety of habitats including desert wash, sand dunes, rocky canyon and native palm oasis. Cameras recommended for this famous view of Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument. Wildlife watching opportunities and vistas are stunning! Free. Bring sun protection, water and snack, and be prepared for windy conditions.

Guide: Tracy Albrecht, Interpretive Specialist, Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument

Hike rating, elevation change, length: Moderate, 1,000 feet, 5 miles

RSVP: Required by December 4, RSVP HERE

Contact: (760) 862-9984, National Monument Visitor Center, for more details.

Earlier Event: December 5
VOLUNTEER ONLY! Trail Stewardship
Later Event: December 7
Thursday Morning Hike