Desert Trails Hiking ClubServing the Coachella Valley and beyond


Our purpose is to enjoy and promote hiking in the Coachella Valley and beyond, in a spirit of friendship and camaraderie. We have over 500 members from all walks of life. When you visit the Palm Springs area join us for a hike to enjoy the desert spirit.

We offer 4-6 easy, moderate or strenuous hikes each week. Our hikes are led by experienced volunteer hike leaders. From the desert trails to the mountains, you will discover a variety of great hikes. In addition monthly socials and yearly outings are held. Hiking in the Palm Springs area is fun and healthy!!!  Come join us!!!

To learn about hiking with us in the desert, click on 'HIKING 101' link.

 To familiarize yourself with the 10 Essentials of Hiking, we credit with a great article that applies everywhere.  Click here to see their link.  Once you are prepared, check out our hikes.

To get to our latest Hiking Schedule,  click

To get the latest Breaking News, click

To get to our Newsletter for Spring 2014, click here.

To offer suggestions or comments about any aspect of our Club, click

To join or renew with Desert Trails, click here.

See you on the trail!


Desert Trails Hiking Club
PO Box 10401    
Palm Desert, CA 92255

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