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Are you interested in experiencing the Wild West by joining one of our Covered Wagon Tours in Palm Springs? Experience the rugged terrain across the deserts the Indigenous, early American, and Spanish settlers once crossed. This experience will give you a greater appreciation towards all aspects of nature including the wilderness within our local deserts. Visit one of the Oasis’s today by scheduling your own Covered Wagon Tours in Palm Springs.
Sonoran Desert Wagon Tours in Palm Springs
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Most wouldn’t think much life can exist within these deserts, however you’d be surprise how much life is teaming within the Southern California and Nevada deserts. Joshua Trees are very common within these areas which most around the world don’t get to see. Our Wagon Tours in Palm Springs have been a great retreat for families across the globe as well as for wedding events. Get out of the everyday city living and experience the frontier our ancestors once thrived on! Once you experience the tranquility of the Sonoran Deserts you will see why so many come back for another tour.
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Are you looking for Palm Springs activities that are also relaxing? Experience the most unique of all the desert wagon tours. Covered Wagon Tours is an adventure of spectacular scenery, entertainment, and BBQ cuisine. The Good Old Days are still here and we preserve it via our Sonoran Desert Experience! Experience one of the best Wagon Tours & Desert Adventure like the pioneers did, on a mule-drawn Covered Wagon! Take a comfortable, scenic and educational tour into a pristine, 30,000-acre desert oases wilderness preserve, accessible to Covered Wagon Tours!
Here are some frequently asked questions with answers. If you do not see your answer below, please call us!
Question: Do we need to make advanced reservations?
Answer: Yes, advanced reservations are required. You can book here on this website or call our office for a reservation and any additional questions. We would love to speak with you!
Local: (760) 347-2161 / Toll Free: (800) 367-2161
Question: Cancellation Policy?
Answer: Tours cancelled 48 hours prior to scheduled departure shall receive a FULL REFUND! There is no refund for cancellations received within 48 hours of the scheduled tour departure or for not showing. If Covered Wagons cancels the tour due to rare, inclement weather, you may reschedule or request a full refund.
Group Tours and Private Tours – Please refer to the Cancellation Policy on your Agreement.
Answer: There are no restroom stops on the actual tour. But before your tour departure and after your tour we have upgraded restrooms with flushable toilets for your enjoyment!
Question: How much walking or hiking is on the tour?
Answer: Walking and hiking on our tour is mostly through a hard packed sandy surface, but in some places the sand is softer. It’s an easy area to walk around typically but, it is optional, and you can choose to remain in the wagon with no questions asked!
Question: Vegetarian Option?
Answer: With reservations pre arrival, you can order the vegetarian option du jour. You can also enjoy the sides of Cowboy BBQ Beans, Prairie Coleslaw, and fresh bread. Sorry, we cannot accommodate a gluten free or a totally vegan menu on a public tour. You are welcome to bring your own food and enjoy it with your group. We will supply silverware!
Answer: Plenty of parking is available for your cars or for a group coach. If you require a shuttle or coach pickup for your group, please call us. We can arrange transportation for an additional cost.
Answer: Covered Wagons is located 4 miles north from the Washington Street exit and the 10 freeway in Palm Desert. If you are coming from this direction, you will turn right at our sign and make your way up to the ranch. We have free parking on-site for cars and buses. For general dinner tours, wagons roll about 1.5 hours before the sunset. Payment is accepted online or on the day of the tour with advanced reservations. We accept all major credit cards or cash on sight.
Question: What to Bring
Answer: We recommend comfortable clothing for the weather. After the sun sets, the desert can get cooler. Please being an extra layer. We also suggest closed toed shoes vs sandals or high heels. Don’t forget your camera, you will have many photo opportunities and scenic desert sunsets pictures with friends and family that will last a lifetime!