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    Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events was featured on a special segment on the San Andreas Fault on Fox 10 News in Phoenix, Arizona on July 14, 2016 featuring our very own Phil La Greca.   Check out the incredible scenery at Metate Ranch on our San Andreas Fault Jeep Tours. Click here to […]

Palm Springs Tours

Palm Springs Tours

Individuals and families can enjoy open-air Jeep Tours to the San Andreas Fault, Palm Springs Indian Canyons, or the majestic Painted Canyon in the Mecca Hills Wilderness Area. We also offer climate controlled Palm Springs Celebrity Homes and Joshua Tree National Park Tours.


Group Tours & Activities

For groups, we offer a variety of tour and activity options including open-air Jeep Tours and rallies, sightseeing tours, hiking tours, unique team-building programs, interesting speakers, step-on guides, spouse programs, Jeep charters, and other group activities.


Wedding & Event Venue

If you are looking for a unique location for a wedding, corporate event, or special occasion celebration, we invite you to check out our spectacular Enchanted Desert venue, nestled in a beautiful canyon on the San Andreas Fault. It is a truly unique location!


  • Such a wonderful jeep tour, very informative and beautiful sights. Our tour guide Jim was very fun and showed and explained so much! This red jeep tour is worth every dollar you spend on it!.
  • If you get chance while in the Palm Springs area I would suggest a Red-Jeep tour. Myself and two co-workers did a tour of the fault with Morgan Levine as our tour guide. Morgan is truly one of kind, very knowledgeable of the area and it's history and most of all very personable. So it is not just a jeep ride it is truly an adventure.


About Desert Adventures

Since 1987, Desert Adventures has provided the most highly regarded outdoor adventures in the Greater Palm Springs area. As the original, largest, and most respected outdoor adventure and eco-tour company in the California desert, Desert Adventures offers a vast array of tour and activity choices. Whether you seek rugged adventure, camaraderie and team building, history and culture, nature, geology, flora and fauna, spectacular desert events, or panoramic vistas and amazing scenery, Desert Adventures has a tour, activity, or event for you!

Desert Adventures’ Red Jeep Tours, weddings, and events are an integral part of the Greater Palm Springs destination experience. For almost three decades, Desert Adventures has fulfilled the ever-growing need for fun, educational, interactive, one-of-a-kind activities and events which are unique to the Greater Palm Springs area.

Desert Adventures is the premier outdoor adventure and eco-tour company in the Greater Palm Springs area and the only outdoor adventure company that can take you to our private 800 acre Metate Ranch, located in the Indio Hills. At Metate Ranch, we offer Jeep, wagon, hiking, and sightseeing (bus) tours, school/youth programs, family adventure programs, unique team building programs, a variety of group activities, weddings, and incredible, interactive desert parties and corporate events at our Enchanted Desert event venue.

Metate Ranch features miles of pristine desert for exploration via Jeep, bike, or on foot; a private natural palm oasis were you can see water bubbling out of the underground aquifer year round; amazing steep-walled canyons thrust up by the San Andreas Fault and carved by erosion; and incredible panoramic vistas. In addition, we have built a Cahuilla Indian Village exhibit which showcases the lifestyle and culture of the Cahuilla People.

In addition to the exclusive tours and events offered at Metate Ranch, Desert Adventures offers Jeep tours to Painted Canyon and the Mecca Hills Wilderness Area, a Jeep and hiking tour to the Palm Springs Indian Canyons, as well as hiking tours and sightseeing tours to a variety of desert attractions including the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, Joshua Tree National Park, Coachella Valley Preserve, Palm Springs Indian Canyons, San Gorgonio Pass Wind Farms, White Water Preserve, the Salton Sea and Salvation Mountain, and more.

We invite you to explore our website and Contact Us if you would like more information on any of our tours, activities, or events.

Come see for yourself why Desert Adventures' Red Jeep Tours are the #1 ACTIVITY IN THE CALFORNIA DESERT on TripAdvisor!

Awards + Recognition

2015 Santa Rosa Award for Destination Excellence

Greater Palm Springs Convention
and Visitor’s Bureau (CVB)

2015 Attraction Person
of the Year

Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism

Phoenix Award

Society of American Travel Writers

Partner in Public Spirit Award

Bureau of Land Management/US Department of Interior