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

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. Travel to a…

  • 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…

  • Big Wheel Tours

Enjoy sightseeing the best of Palm Springs and the stunning desert landscape with expert guides by Jeep, bike, or hike. Step-on guides also available. TCP #21325

  • 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…

  • Big League Dreams Sports Park
  • Big League Dreams Sports Park
  • Big League Dreams Sports Park

Every amateur athlete's dream. Replicas of Wrigley Field, Yankee Stadium, and Fenway Park. Indoor and outdoor soccer, sand volleyball, batting cages, horseshoe pits, restaurant, bar, and…

  • 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…

  • Palm Springs Windmill Tours
  • Palm Springs Windmill Tours
  • Palm Springs Windmill Tours

The only windmill farm tour that is endorsed by the Desert Wind Energy Association. The tour goes inside the fences onto the private property where no other tour can go making stops at the…

  • Tallgrass Hiking and Tours

Specialty tours are offered into the east valley agriculture area down to the Salton Sea and to select festivals and locales in Riverside, Redlands, and San Bernardino and Los Angeles. Under…

  • 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…

  • Big Wheel Tours

Proud to offer custom hiking tours throughout the greater Palm Springs area and beyond. The highly trained naturalist guides will provide entertaining commentary for your tour, hotel pickup…

  • 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…

  • Big Wheel Tours

Join the expert naturalist guides on a Palm Springs adventure to visit some of the area's most scenic back-country wonders. Comfortable Jeep Wranglers are used and along with friendly…

  • 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…