by Publisher CoachellaValley | December 21, 2023 12:19 pm

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Continues Annual Tradition



PALM SPRINGS, CA (December 22, 2023) The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s Annual Snow Guessing Contest officially ended on Friday, December 22, 2023 with an inch and a half of measurable snow at the Tramway’s Mountain Station as of 9:00 a.m. The first ten contestants who submitted the correct date are:

  1. Elisa Sanchez Espinoza of Coachella, CA
  2. M.L. Bratton of Indio, CA
  3. Tim McQuaide of Culver City, CA
  4. Linda Ontiveros of Yucca Valley, CA
  5. Tim O’Connell of Cathedral City, CA
  6. Barbara Purgett of Palm Springs, CA
  7. Linda Dinko of Cathedral City, CA
  8. Scott Nevison of Palm Springs, CA
  9. J. Lam of Monterey Park, CA

The winners will receive four regular Tramway admissions plus a Tramway 60th anniversary gift bag with a tee shirt, sticker, and magnet. The contest began October 1 and 800 entries were received.

The San Jacinto Mountains will soon be covered in snow, which means it’s time for the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s Annual Snow Guessing Contest to begin! This event runs from October 1st, until the first measurable inch of snow falls at the Tramway’s Mountain Station, elevation 8,516 feet.

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The first ten entries received with the correct date of snowfall will win four regular Tram admission tickets, plus a commemorative Tramway 60th Anniversary gift bag. In the event there are more than ten correct entries, winners will be chosen by the earliest postmark date.

To submit an entry, write down your best-guess date on a postcard and mail it to: Snow Guessing Contest, 1 Tram Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262. Only one date per postcard will be accepted. For more information and rules, please visit[2].

The top of the Tramway will soon be covered in snow, making a snow day a short 10-minute tramcar ride away from the desert floor. There’s never been a year when someone didn’t win the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s Annual Snow Guessing Contest.

The 2022 contest ended on Nov. 9 while the 2020 one ended on Nov. 7 (the 2021 contest didn’t end until Dec. 14.)

About Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is the world’s largest rotating tram car. Opened in 1963, the Tram’s 80-passenger cars travel along the breathtaking cliffs of Chino Canyon from the Valley Station (elevation 2,643 ft.) to the Mountain Station (elevation 8,516 ft.) in approximately 10 minutes. For more information, please call 888-515-TRAM or 760-325-1391, or visit[3]. Also, download the Tramway’s free mobile tour in the App Store or Google Play.

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