Experience sheer canyon walls, fascinating geology, local agriculture, scenic vistas, abundant desert flora, and amazing hiking options on this 4×4 back-country adventure.
- Round-trip hotel transfer via Jeep
- Expert naturalist guides and open-air 7-Passenger Jeeps
- All admission / use fees and taxes
- Granola snack and bottled water
- Optional hike or nature-walk – geared to guests’ abilities
- Price per 7-pax Jeep Plus 10% guide gratuity
- 3-Hour Tour 9:00 AM or 1:00 PM
- 3.5 Hour Tour 8:30 AM or 1:00 PM
- 4-Hour Tour 8:00 AM or 1:00 PM
- Departure Times: If you would like to depart at a different time, note that morning tours must end by Noon. Afternoon tours start at 1:00 PM or later.
Our Signature San Andreas Fault Line Tour!
Extraordinary scenery abounds as your Big Red Jeep winds its way through the labyrinth of geological cuts and canyons of the San Andreas Fault Zone as your naturalist guide entertains you with stories about the plants, animals, geology, and history of the California desert.
On this exciting 4WD adventure to our private Metate Ranch preserve on the San Andreas Fault, you:
- Experience the twisted and tortured landscape of an active earthquake fault system as your guide describes the geology of the area and you explore the skeleton of the earth.
- Walk between the steep walls of deep canyons created by the powerful forces of plate tectonics, water, wind, and time.
- Explore a natural palm oasis where crystal-clear water bubbles up from the underground aquifer.
- Learn about the culture and lifestyle of the Cahuilla Indians and how they used the desert’s plants for food, medicine, tools, weapons, shelter, and more.
- Learn about the plants and animals of the California desert.
- Discover the fascinating history of the Coachella Valley.
- Enjoy spectacular views as your guide describes the geologic forces and local history that shaped the Coachella Valley.
- Snacks and beverages
- Boxed breakfast or lunch
- Catered breakfast or lunch
- Craft beer tasting
- Jeep Tour with dinner at the Enchanted Desert
- Jeep Tour with sunset cocktail reception
- Sunset Jeep Tour with stargazing and marshmallow roast | s’mores (subject to availability)
- Jeep Riddle Rally & Scavenger Hunt team-building add-on (Extends tour by 30-minutes)
- Logo t-shirts, sweatshirts, or jackets
- Logo hats or visors
- Water-bottles with company logo
- Custom logo wraps for Jeep signs (sides and back)