For a Palm Springs vacation during the winter months, strap on your snow shoes or hiking boots and experience the cool tranquility of the San Jacinto Mountains. After riding the Aerial Tramway to 8,500 feet, enjoy the fresh mountain snow as you snowshoe or hike through the mountain wilderness.
Celebrate the winter season at the San Jacinto Mountains, the place where snowball fights with family and friends are prone to occur! Snowshoes can be rented at the Aerial Tramway’s Adventure Center for only $18 per day. Please note, visitors who leave the Long Valley area on snowshoes must obtain a permit from the Long Valley Ranger Station
Hop aboard the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway and experience a breathtaking journey to 8,500 feet, where adventure seekers can hike and dine in the scenic beauty of the San Jacinto Mountains. Within the Mount San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness Area, there are 54 miles of hiking trails that range from a 5 1/2 mile trek to the peak of Mt. San Jacinto to the just over 1 mile nature walk.
For 20 minutes, ride the world’s largest rotating tramcar to the top of the mountain, full of great Palm Springs hiking! You’ll also find a restaurant, gift shop and snack bar for your convenience.
Your desert vacation is not complete without a Palm Springs shopping excursion to the Cabazon and Desert Hills Premium Outlet Malls. With over 150 designer outlets, enjoy huge savings of 25 to 80 percent off retail prices, just 20 minutes from Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel.
Located just off the 10 freeway, Cabazon and Desert Hills, outlets offer valuable Palm Springs shopping, where you’ll find the best brands at discounted prices! Both outlet centers are located adjacent to each other and include trendy brands like Barney’s, Coach, Crate & Barrel, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Elie Tahari, Gap, Giorgio Armani, Gucci, Saks Fifth Avenue, Prada, Ferragamo, Tod’s, and many more!
Feel the warm desert breeze as your browse through our famous, outdoor shopping outlets, full of today’s latest fashions. It’s the perfect activity for Palm Springs girls’ getaways or a couples’ weekend.