Fall into a Desert Getaway during Distance Learning and Working Remote

La Quinta, California in the Fall is a desert oasis unlike any other – filled with endless sunshine, incredible outdoor options and a relaxing experience. Unwind and come explore with us in fun and engaging activities you can take advantage of while distance learning and working remote. As the Gem of the Desert, La Quinta is located just two hours away from Los Angeles and San Diego, the perfect respite from city life. Bring the kids and the computers along and explore the many things to do in La Quinta between meetings and class!

Fall into a Desert Getaway during Distance Learning and Working Remote


Local Parks

Whether you are looking for a picnic in the park or a fun day letting the kids climb and play, there is a park in La Quinta waiting for you. Visit La Quinta Park or Fritz Burns park and spend some time outdoors with your loved ones or even your canine companion. There are plenty of options to let them run free while keeping them safe, visit La Quinta Pet Friendly for more information. Grab-and-go with your favorite meal from a restaurant in Old Town La Quinta and sit on the beautiful town green. For the sporty families, check out the La Quinta State Park at Fritz Burns Park welcome to all wheels, including skateboards, bikes, scooters, and skates!


While La Quinta has been a destination for sun seekers poolside staying at the La Quinta Resort, golf is also top of mind. More than 24 golf courses can be found in La Quinta including PGA West and SilverRock Resort – it’s hard to resist packing up the clubs and going for 18 holes. Each course is encompassed with panoramic views of the Santa Rosa Mountains with a variety of amenities and accommodations available to you all in the heart of La Quinta. Explore our Play in La Quinta guide to find the best course for you.

Hike and Bike

La Quinta is an area filled with miles of hiking opportunities that will allow you to explore incredible views of the San Jacinto mountains. Ranked #5 of top 45 hiking locations in the West by Sunset Magazine, treat yourself to a hike and let the sun beam on your face on our La Quinta Hiking Trails. However, if you prefer to bike your way through the city, visit La Quinta Biking to rent and ride mountain bikes or even electric bikes along the over 30 miles of paved bike routes.

Plan your trip today and experience the new normal on a desert getaway in the city of La Quinta. We welcome you to a safe destination to enjoy the convenience of perfect weather, nature, relaxation and adventure. When you decide to visit, be sure to share your experiences with us on Instagram by tagging us @CityofLaQuinta or using our hashtag, #PlayinLQ. Visit Play in La Quinta for more attractions and things to do in the La Quinta, California.

See why LQ is truly the Gem of the Desert. Check out places to eat, shop, and play. Download the guide today.