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San Andreas Fault Hummer Tour

Highlights
  • A 3-hour tour in an open-air Hummer of the San Andreas Fault and Thousand Palms Oasis
  • Cruise through the desert landscape in a Hummer, a vehicle made for this type of terrain
  • Learn about the geology of the San Andreas Fault and walk over it on a bridge
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San Andreas Fault Hummer Tour
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San Andreas Fault Hummer Tour
From US$149.00
Overview
Stand above a gaping rift in the earth’s crust on a 3-hour hummer tour that goes deep into California’s rugged desert terrain. Enjoy sweeping views from your open-air truck as you leave Palm Desert for the San Andreas Fault, and learn about the area’s extraordinary history and geology from your guide. Look down into some of the world’s oldest ravines, watch for bighorn sheep and golden eagles as you explore the back roads of Berdoo Canyon, then take a 30-minute hike through the heart of a vast palm oasis.
What to Expect
Start your 3-hour tour by making your way to the meeting point in Palm Desert, or request hotel pickup in Palm Springs. Jump in the open-air Hummer and enjoy the dry desert wind in your face.
After arriving at the San Andreas Fault, walk right over it on a bridge that spans the ravine. Your expert guide will regale you with amazing geological facts about the fault and speak of its interesting history. Some of the oldest canyons in the planet are here. Gawk at the strange rock formations and keep an eye out for bighorn sheep, particularly when the tour moves on to Berdoo Canyon, also known as the Big Game Corridor.
Visit Thousand Palms Oasis, the third-largest oasis in the world. Expect to be dazzled by the sight, as you take a 30-minute eco walk here. Learn the fascinating history of the local Cahuilla Indians and visit the cabin of the first settler who resided in the area.
A snack and water are provided along the way; you can also bring beer, wine, soda and snacks of your own.
Reviews (25)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Had a great day!

We called in the morning and were able to book the afternoon tour. We met at the Morton's Steakhouse in Palm Desert and Josh was waiting for us. There was only one other couple on our tour so we had a great choice of seats....More

Thank 610ColleenM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Had A Super Fun Time

We took the San Andreas fault your on Tuesday, Jan 8 and our guide was Josh. I had 3 girls with me age 9,13,17. There was also a couple from New York in our group. Pick up was on time. Let me say that Josh...More

Thank FSbulldogfan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cool and windy trip but oh so worth the adventure!

Josh was excellent at ensuring our comfort and safety as well as informing us on all there is to know about the area's history. The day was a very windy and cool day as the 4 of us sat up high in the back 4...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank BARCLAY254
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Book this tour!!!

This tour was above and beyond our expectations. Justin’s enthusiasm and knowledge of the area was amazing. I definitely recommend taking this tour! You will see and learn things about this beautiful area that you otherwise would never know. A++++ Book this tour!

Thank 63shanim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing adventure!

We went on the San Andreas Fault tour as a family of four (all adults) and we all loved it! We met our tour guide Jeff who was so welcoming and friendly and made us feel both safe and excited for the ride. We then...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Snehamajr
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