Desert Trails
Hiking Club

Hiking in the Coachella Valley





Current Hikes

Please note: a hike cancelled less than 10 days before it was scheduled to take place will remain on the calendar as CANCELLED. But if cancelled more than 10 days before will simply be removed from the calendar.


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Wed May 23, Meet time: 8 am
Deer Springs to Suicide Rock
Leader: Jane U  
Moderate  7 miles 1900 ft


Legends say that an Indian maiden and her lover jumped to their deaths here.
(Open to non-members; max hikers: 12 )

Sat May 26, Meet time: 8 am  [Updated ]
Rainbow Rock Canyon
Leader: Mike O  
Moderate  7 miles 1000 ft


Follow the PCT north from Whitewater ranger station to a side canyon. Trail leads past colorful rocks to a beautiful waterfall - possible stream crossings.
(Open to non-members)

Tue Jun 5, Meet time: 10 am
Round Valley Loop
Leader: Eric B  
Moderate  6 miles 600 ft


Great way to see hiking trails at the top of the tram. Slow pace. We stop and look at anything intesting and take pictures.
(Open to non-members; max hikers: 10 )

Sat Jun 9, Meet time: 7 am
Goat Trails to Araby/Berns
Leader: Mike O  
Moderate  4 miles 1000 ft


Learn to navigate the confusing trail system on the plateau;.
(Open to non-members)

Sat Jun 23, Meet time: 7 am  [Updated ]
Ritz Ramble
Leader: Mike O  
Easy  4 miles 400 ft


Explore a new trail with nice views over the valley.
(Open to non-members)

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