Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert
Climb aboard a powerful Hummer and go on an incredible adventure where you'll witness amazing wonders of nature with Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert.
You'll take a hummer on a tour that was meant for this type of incredible off roading power. You'll witness the epicenter of many earthquakes on the west coast, the San Andreas Fault, where you will also be treated to an incredible geological journey with your guide who will take you to some of the oldest canyons found in the world. Next you'll be treated to a tour of Thousand Palms Oasis which is famous for being the third largest oasis found in the entire world. You'll be amazed at the incredible sight of it as you enjoy a lively an exciting half hour eco walk. You'll learn the history of the Cahuilla Indians and see cabins of settlers who once lived in the area. Next you'll head to Berdoo Canyon where you'll see breathtaking sights like golden eagles, bighorn sheep and coyotes, the reason this canyon earned the nickname Big Game Corridor. You'll hear the interesting history of the area from an expert guide as you make your way to the famous Joshua Tree National Park via back roads that are generally off limits to the public. Here you'll witness the magical splendor of these incredible trees, some of which are at least 1,000 years old!
This tour requires reservations. Tours include transportation in a fun H1 Hummer, water and snacks. All entrance fees are covered with the tour tickets. Beer, soda and wine are not provided by the tour but can be brought onboard the tour by guests. This tour requires walking in certain areas, wear comfortable footwear and light clothing.
Take a tour aboard a truly powerful vehicle that will take you through this incredibly rough terrain with ease when you take the Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert.
Start your 4-hour tour by making your way to the meeting point in Palm Desert. Jump in a Hummer and check out a landscape that this tough vehicle was made for.
At the San Andreas Fault, the epicenter of so many earthquakes, your National Park—approved guide will lead you on a geological journey. Some of the oldest canyons in the planet are here. Gawk at the strange rock formations and keep an eye out for bighorn sheep.
Visit Thousand Palms Oasis, the third-largest oasis in the world. Expect to be dazzled by the sight, as you take a 30-minute eco walk here. Learn the fascinating history of the local Cahuilla Indians and visit the cabin of the first settler who resided in the area.
The tour continues to Berdoo Canyon, also known as the Big Game Corridor, going past the point where most tours stop to view the splendid natural scenery. Watch for the golden eagles, coyotes and bighorn sheep that give the canyon its nickname. Learn about the area's geology and history from the expert guide, as you make your way via Berdoo to magical Joshua Tree National Park, taking back roads that are off-limits to the general public. Take some time to bask in the ambience of this magical place, home to the famous Joshua trees, some of which are 1,000 years old.
Your 4-hour tour concludes at the meeting spot. A snack and water are provided along the way; you can also bring beer, wine, soda and snacks of your own.
Pickup & Return:
Ralphs Shopping Center in Palm Desert.
Returns to original departure point.
Departure Times: 8am
- Transport by H1 Hummer
- Snack, water and all entrance fees
Does not include:
- Gratuities (optional)
- Beer, wine and soda can be brought aboard
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Beer, wine, soda and snacks can be brought aboard
- Wear comfortable, closed-toe walking shoes and light, layered clothing in the summer and warmer clothing in the winter
- A maximum of 9 people per H1 Hummer