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Beautiful views

There are such great views up top of the tram mountain and we enjoyed finding them from several vantage points. There is also a ranger station with a mountain lion pelt and other... read more

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San Diego
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San Diego
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130 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are such great views up top of the tram mountain and we enjoyed finding them from several vantage points. There is also a ranger station with a mountain lion pelt and other things to see and touch.

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Thank amarion
Seattle, Washington
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418 reviews
196 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located at the top of the tram, at more than 8000 ft, there are spectacular views from the decks and nearby trails of the valley below and across to Joshua Tree National Park. The San Andreas fault is also visible in the valley floor, as well as one end of Salton Sea far to the east down the valley. Be... More 

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Thank GoAlong2
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96 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

After riding the tram up the mountain you debark into the Mountain Station. An excellent venue with a wonderful gift shop, several food areas and outside seating with views that you see only in a postcard. The views alone will leave you breathless!!

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Thank Mike E
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

First time I came here, so excited and very adventure 55555 when i go up on cable car to the sky i can see everything in town and i play snow it's very freezing 55555 l like this here.

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Port Townsend, Washington
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Your enjoying the views of the snowcapped mountain top from your Swiss Chalet...but wait! It looks rather like desert down there! And there's a sea of enormous white windmills...Hmmm, this isn't the Alps - It's Palm Springs! The only place on earth where you can play tennis or a round of golf in the morning, head up to 8500 ft.... More 

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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377 reviews
121 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The P.S. Tramway Mountain Station is located at top of the tram, at 8516-feet above sea-level. After an 11-minute ride in a revolving tram-car, you reach the multi-level building which is the terminus for the tram-car ride up and offers a small bar, cafeteria, and, multi-level Peaks Restaurant, and outdoor patios, all of which offer great views of the valley... More 

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Riverside, California
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2,148 reviews
706 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 490 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The facility itself is all about profit. The lookouts and conveyances (elevator, stairs, platforms, etc) are all low budget. The emphasis is on multiple points of sale for souvenirs and food. The movie room and film are equally lame and dated. So, while the tram is singularly impressive, the arrival facility is not.

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Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Excellent views, pleasant outlook. Area itself needs refurbishment or a really good clean as dust and fluff everywhere

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Thank JER26
Paris, France
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424 reviews
236 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

What a view of the entire valley especially in the afternoon with the sun behind you.take the tram up the hill .

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Hartford, Connecticut
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100 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We took the cable car up the mountain and enjoyed the view as it spun around. At the top they had a restaurant and bar. It seemed a little pricey, so I did not partake of the food and drink. Walking outside on some trails was actually fun and I enjoyed the fresh air.

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