Covered Wagon Tours

Washington St. & Thousand Palms Canyon Rd.
Thousand Palms, CA 92276- Map It
(760) 347-2161

AAA Editor Notes

Covered Wagon Tours is 3.5 mi. n. of I-10 from the Washington St. exit, then accessed via a private road from Washington St. just e. of Thousand Palms Canyon Rd. Mule-drawn wagons traverse a section of the 20,000-acre Coachella Valley Preserve on a 2-hour tour, which travels through an oasis and near the San Andreas earthquake fault. A naturalist describes area history and flora, and regales visitors with tales of the Old West. Jackrabbits and quail are among animals commonly seen. Guided tours are available.
(includes barbecue dinner and Western entertainment) $76; $38 (ages 7-16); free (ages 0-6). Tour only $40; $20 (ages 7-16). Cash or check only. Reservations are required.
Hours: Tours given as needed daily, Oct.-Apr.