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Jeep Tour – Palm Springs Week (24)

Huell Howser takes an adventurous trip with Desert Adventure Jeep Eco Tours off the beaten path of Palm Springs and explores the natural desert habitat that few think about when it comes to Palm Springs.

Amir’s Garden- Visiting (1306)

Once barren, but now planted with trees and shrubs, Amir’s Garden in Griffith Park is an oasis. Huell visits and learns about the garden and the devotion of its creator. www.AmirsGarden.org 2005

Noah Purifoy- Visiting (939)

Huell spends a day with renowned desert artist, Noah Purifoy. Noah has spent the last 12 years creating a landscape like no other. With pieces of ‘junk’, this 84 year old has built a true oasis in stark landscape of Joshua Tree.To visit call: 213-382-7516  2001

Keeping Cool- California’s Gold (512)

Huell keeps cool on this adventure. Californians have done everything imaginable to keep cool in their blistering deserts. Huell looks at two ways of cooling off: first, in the amazing old “desert submarines” of Indio County, then at an honest-to-goodness oasis near Palm Springs. December 1994