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HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES CONTINUE AT PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY

Santa Visits, Holiday Hours, Holiday Dining and More!

Santa visits the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway on Saturday, December 14 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Free candy canes and photo opportunities for the kids bring another dose of Yuletide merriment to all who visit the Tramway’s Mountain Station.

Then, on Sunday, December 15 is “Breakfast with Santa”. […]

2019-11-13T16:52:23+00:00November 13th, 2019|Events|

“SOUNDS OF THE HOLIDAYS” AT PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY

On November 29, a decades-long tradition resumes when holiday choir season begins at the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through December 13, a different high school choir performs holiday favorites at the Tramway’s Mountain Station.

For the 2019 holiday season, the Tramway is proud to present the following line-up:

  • Friday, November 29 – […]
2019-11-05T21:26:35+00:00November 5th, 2019|Events|

PEABODY AND EMMY AWARD-WINNING JOURNALIST HANK PLANTE TO LIGHT TRAMWAY’S HOLIDAY TREE DECEMBER 1

Special Appearance by Santa Adds to Festivities

Peabody and Emmy Award-winning journalist, Hank Plante, will serve as the 2019 celebrity tree lighter for the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 1 at the Tram’s Mountain Station kicking-off with a holiday performance by the Palm Springs High […]

2019-11-04T19:18:20+00:00November 4th, 2019|Events|

THANKSGIVING WEEKEND AT THE PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway will operate a special schedule during the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend, Thursday, November 28 through Sunday, December 1. The first tram up each day will be at 8:00 a.m., the last tram up will be at 8:00 p.m. and the last tram down will be at 9:45 p.m.

On Thanksgiving Day, November […]

2019-10-28T19:21:15+00:00October 28th, 2019|Events|

RESULTS OF THE 34th ANNUAL TRAM ROAD CHALLENGE

The winner of today’s 34th Annual Palm Springs Aerial Tram Road Challenge was CJ Hitz of Colorado Springs, CO, who ran the “World’s Toughest 6K” in 30 minutes, 49 seconds. The first female to cross the finish line was Lynda Weyman of Calgary, Canada in 40 minutes, 50 seconds.  Sela-Mia Howard of Bedford, MA, finished […]

2019-10-28T15:21:08+00:00October 28th, 2019|Events|

34th ANNUAL PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAM ROAD CHALLENGE

PALM SPRINGS, CA (October 7, 2019) The 34th annual Palm Springs Aerial Tram Road Challenge will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019 with a start time of 7:00 a.m. (walkers start at 6:30 a.m.).This 6K run/walk begins at the bottom of Tram Way and ends at the Tram’s Valley Station, an elevation gain of […]

2019-10-07T19:11:46+00:00October 7th, 2019|Events|

ANNUAL SNOW GUESSING CONTEST BEGINS OCTOBER 1

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Continues Annual Tradition

Temperatures may still be on the warm side, but October 1st marks the start of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s Snow Guessing Contest. This annual event continues until the first measurable inch of snow fall at the Tram’s Mountain Station, elevation 8,516 feet.

The first ten entries received with the […]

2019-09-30T19:49:19+00:00September 30th, 2019|Events|

MEDIA ALERT

Due to maintenance delays, the reopening date for the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway has been moved from Monday, September 30 to tentatively Monday, October 7.

According to Vice President of Tramway Systems Chris Bartsch, “During our current shutdown, a measurement device called the load cell was changed-out. After a site visit by the manufacturer of the […]

2019-09-29T18:38:45+00:00September 29th, 2019|Events|

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Featured On Empire/KVCR PBS Program

“Uncovered in the Archives” Set to Air September 29, October 4 and October 9

Historical records of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway will soon be revealed in an episode of the popular Empire/KVCR PBS series “Uncovered In the Archives.” Series host Brad Pomerance travels to Palm Springs to sift through the Tramway’s archives to learn how […]

2019-09-26T16:25:48+00:00September 26th, 2019|Events|

DISCOVERY CHANNEL PROGRAM FEATURES PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY


Segment of “Aaron Needs a Job” Set to Air September 9, 2019

Expert custom car-builder and former star of “Fast ‘N Loud” Aaron Kaufman has teamed up with the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s maintenance team for an episode of the Discovery Channel’s new series “Aaron Needs a Job” set to air September 9, 2019 […]

2019-09-05T19:28:31+00:00September 5th, 2019|Events|