PALM SPRINGS, Calif.–The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway reopened today following a two-week annual maintenance closure.

Work included replacing the tram car’s rotating floors and repositioning the track cables over the towers as required by the manufacturer every 12 years,” according to Tramway General Manager Rob Parkins.

Additional maintenance projects included installing two new helipads, inspecting haul rope sockets and testing the tram’s drives in keeping with state requirements. Parts of the Valley and Mountain stations were cleaned, refurbished and painted.

For information on tram hours, call (888) 515-8726, or go to www.pstramway.com.