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  as many as 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!!!

A Shortcut to our Hiking Schedule and a Shortcut to Breaking News is offered to get to our two most popular pages. 

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 REI with a great article that applies hiking everywhere.  Being prepared applies to more than the Scouts!  Once you are prepared, check out our hikes.

To offer suggestions or comments about any aspect of our Club, go to our
How Are We Doing? link.

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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