Horseback riding in Palm Springs? Smoke Tree Stables in Coachella Valley

October 10th, 2012|

Lush, manicured green lawns fade away as the horse trailer rumbles behind the pick up truck we ride in. Cold air blasts our faces as we take in the desert view from inside our air-conditioned vehicle. The landscape of Coachella Valley in Palm Springs is dry and desolate, yet there is an oasis in the […]

Smoke Tree Stables Horseback Riding Vacation, Palm Springs, California

January 19th, 2011|

Smoke Tree Stables

The Coachella Valley in Southern California’s Sonoran desert offers some of the most spectacular desert floor and canyon for a horseback riding vacation. If it weren’t for agua caliente (hot springs) discovered here by the Cahuilla Indians in the area’s many palm oases, the entire valley and surrounding canyons would be unfit for […]