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Get your fun on outside!  With our magnificent weather, who wouldn’t want to be outside?  There are great programs and activities to keep you healthy, active and enjoying the outdoors. From camps and outdoor sports to field trips and events, we have something for everyone. 


The ed hastey trail

The Ed Hastey Trail offers an introduction to the natural wonders of the Coachella Valley desert for users of all abilities. This short (1/5 of a mile) paved loop around the Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center offers visitors a chance to experience native plants and desert wildflowers, birdwatching and other wildlife viewing, and views of the Coachella Valley and surrounding mountains. The trail is accessible to wheelchairs, strollers, and other mobility aids. The Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center is located at 51-500 Cailfornia 74, Palm Desert, CA and can be reached at 760-862-9984.


Friends of the Desert Mountains



Trips for Kids Coachella Valley is a mountain biking program for youth 10 to 17 years of age that focuses on lessons in personal responsibility, achievement and environmental awareness through the simple act of having fun.




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