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Visiting the San Andreas Fault from Palm Springs

By Viator, August 2014

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Come see one of the largest fault lines in the world - the San Andres Fault! Forming the very backbone of California, the San Andreas Fault extends 810 miles up the ridgeline of California and is the visual and literal point where two of the earth’s largest tectonic plates meet. Seeing this amazing line in the movable forces that shape our world is a special experience indeed, and it’s one that’s easily accessible during your time in Palm Springs.

Known known far and wide as a source of fascination, discovery, mystery, and fear due to its truly awesome power to recreate the earth, the San Andreas Fault line has been a source of wonder for as long as humans have inhabited North America. As sunset falls and the stars come out, seeing the Fault in person puts the stark desert beauty in high contrast, and gives you an unprecedented feeling of connectedness with nature.  A fascination point for geologists and tourists alike, come take a rare glimpse into the living, moving nature of Mother Earth.

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San Andreas Fault Small-Group Jeep Tour from Palm Springs

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This awe-inspiring journey from Palm Springs takes you deep into the heart of California’s world-famous San Andreas Fault. On this open-air Jeep eco-tour, ...  Read more

Location: Palm Springs, California
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $134.99

Small-Group Sunset and Nighttime Stargazing Tour to the San Andreas Fault from Palm Springs

Journey by open-air Jeep from Palm Springs at sunset through the California desert to experience stargazing at its best! Explore the canyons along the San ...  Read more

Location: Palm Springs, California
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

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San Andreas Fault Jeep Tour

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San Andreas Fault Tour - Come see where earthquakes are born! You will see first hand what geologists have called" the most tortured landscape on ...  Read more

Location: Palm Springs, California
Duration: 3 - 4 hours

From USD $158.99

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