Snow-Guessing Contest Underway

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s Annual Snow Guessing Contest is underway.

It is going on until  the first measurable inch of snow falls at the Tramway’s Mountain Station, elevation 8,516 feet.  

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 .  


Red squirrel standing in snow.

Photo from Alpha Media Portland OR