Friday, July 22, 2011

Palm Springs Tramway

Last week, I took Natalie to the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway to celebrate our anniversary. Here are some of our favorite photos…
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Here’s a view from the base of the tram station. It’s one of the steepest tramway ascents in the world, rising almost 6,000 ft. over a span of 2.5 miles.


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Halfway up, we are met by a tram descending on the other side of the cable.


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We had a beautiful view looking to the east, over the Coachella Valley and Salton Sea 30 miles away.


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We took a nature hike up at the top and some some pretty wildflowers still in bloom. This one is lupine.


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Standing at this outlook on the Desert View Trail, we could hear a waterfall and caught this magnificent view of the foothills leading into the San Jacinto mtn. range.


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Creek and meadow just a short walk from the upper tram station.


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Happy 11th Anniversary, Sweetheart!

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