Sports & Outdoor Recreation

Sports & Outdoor Recreation in Greater Palm Springs

Explore the abundant natural beauty of the Greater Palm Springs area on an outdoor adventure. Trails and other outdoor recreation areas are perfect for hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, horseback riding and more. Guided tours are also available for many of Greater Palm Springs’ outdoor wonders, whether you’re looking for a guided hike into a national park, a thrilling Jeep ride into an active fault line or a bike ride through box canyons and along lush agricultural fields. Or you can blaze your own path with scooter, motorcycle, ATV and mountain bike rentals.

In the wintertime, bundle up and enjoy snow sports and recreation at the top of Mount San Jacinto, or experience the thrilling game of polo as the season starts up in Indio. Speaking of thrills, don’t miss your chance to go rock climbing on larger-than-life boulders or break records as you speed around local racetracks.

Plus, sporty visitors can enjoy tennis, swimming, soccer, ice skating and more in Greater Palm Springs. Find your favorite sports and outdoor recreation options below.

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  • The Living Desert
  • The Living Desert
  • The Living Desert
  • The Living Desert
  • The Living Desert
  • The Living Desert

Nature trails, animal shows, a state-of-the-art wildlife hospital, and much more are featured at The Living Desert, a unique zoo and botanical garden. The exhibits include over 1,600 species…

  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
  • BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club

Get behind the wheel for plenty of seat time in one of 1- or 2-day Teen Schools, Car Control Schools, or High Performance M Schools. Push a BMW to its limits and become a better driver with…

  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours
  • Adventure Hummer Tours

When you come to Palm Springs, you can't miss the bright yellow signature Hummers at your hotel. Adventure Hummer Tours is the original outdoor adventure company in California and have taken…

  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
  • Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events

Since 1987, Desert Adventures has provided unique and memorable tours in the Greater Palm Springs area. Ride the big red Jeeps to see astonishing sites in the beautiful desert. Explore the…

  • P.S. Walk With Me

Experience Palm Springs' unique neighborhoods from the perspective of a lifelong resident. Tours include rich historical details and iconic points of interest as well as former celebrity…

  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals
  • Steve’s ATV Rentals

Steve’s ATV has a large inventory of quads and side-by-sides to fit all riders. Enjoy your riding experience in the Ocotillo Wells riding area on a Polaris RZR S two-seat side-by-side or a…

  • Coyote Ridge Stable

Just 20 minutes from Palm Springs. Horseback ride through the scenic foothills of Morongo Valley with breathtaking views of the San Gorgonio Mountains and Mount San Jacinto.

  • ATV Experience
  • ATV Experience
  • ATV Experience

If you are in Southern California and want an outdoor Jeep Experience to see the sights, check out ATV Experience. With A/C, guided tours are offered year round for an awesome experience in…

  • Tallgrass Hiking and Tours

Many hikes are offered for varying abilities from easy to strenuous, all beautiful and affordable. Choose from Big Morongo Canyon Preserve, Homestead Trail Loop, Carrizo Canyon, 1000 Palms…

  • Eldorado Polo Club

Since 1957, Eldorado Polo Club has been blending the allure of the 1,000 year old game of polo with the glamour of Los Angeles and Palm Springs, and mixing in a lot of cowboy for good…

  • Celebrity Tours ®

More than 500 stars and celebrities have called Palm Springs their desert oasis. Award winning guides will share the stories passed down for more than 45 years. This spectacular 2 1/2 hour…

  • Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument
  • Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument
  • Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument

Coachella Valley's scenic mountain backdrop covering 280,000 acres from sea level to 10,834 feet atop Mt. San Jacinto. Over 200 miles of hiking trails. High level of biodiversity.…

  • The Best of the Best Tours
  • The Best of the Best Tours
  • The Best of the Best Tours
  • The Best of the Best Tours

Tours of the Indian Canyons, Rich & Famous City Tour, Windmill Tours. If you are a group of nine or more, Best of the Best Tours can put together any tour or activity. Call for directions.…

  • Big Wheel Tours

A full line of bicycles are available for rent from full carbon racing bikes to Electra Townie Cruisers and everything in between. They can be delivered to your resort or feel free to stop by…

  • Empire Polo Club & Event Facility
  • Empire Polo Club & Event Facility
  • Empire Polo Club & Event Facility

Enjoy the thrill of watching world-class polo games at one of the most beautiful polo clubs in the world. General admission is free and games are open to the public, year-round. Empire Polo…

  • EagleRider at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
  • EagleRider at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
  • EagleRider at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
  • EagleRider at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
  • EagleRider at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa

Motorcycle rentals, tours, and more. EagleRider Palm Springs is the largest motorcycle rental company in Palm Springs offering adventure enthusiasts a variety of Harley-Davidson, Honda, and…