Joshua Tree Wilderness was established in 1976 by The United States Congress and was later expanded by the California Desert Protection Act of... Continue reading..
View boulder piles, Joshua trees, and other desert plants on this easy, wheelchair-accessible path. Cholla Cactus Garden. 20 miles (32 km) north of Continue reading..
Some national parks may remain accessible to visitors; however, access may change without notice. Some parks are closed completely. Continue reading..
Hikes in Joshua Tree National Park. Joshua Tree protects over 1,200 square miles northeast of Palm Springs. Continue reading..
If you’re looking for a Joshua Tree map, you’ve come to the right place; currently I’ve collected 36 free Joshua Tree National Park maps to view and download. (PDF files and external links will open in a new window.) Here you’ll find park brochure maps, trail maps, rock climbing maps, and backcountry... Continue reading..
10 Gems 89 Trails 34 Trails 1 Trail. Joshua Tree National Park boasts an impressive, vast, and unique landscape. Its 800,000 acres encompass two distinct desert ecosystems, the Mojave and the Colorado. Visitors will find some of the most interesting geologic displays found in California’s deserts... Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park encompasses more than 500,000 acres of California desert. It's a starkly beautiful landscape, filled with otherworldly Joshua Continue reading..
Trail map for Joshua Tree National Park, California, showing locations of 20 of the main hiking paths, which are concentrated in the Mojave Continue reading..
Official Instagram of Joshua Tree National Park. We like photography, the desert and keeping Joshua Tree wild! www.nps.gov/jotr/planyourvisit/permitsandreservations.htm. Continue reading..
The closest National Park Unit to Los Angeles (in travel time), Joshua Tree is known as one of the world’s best rock climbing areas, but the desert hiking is fantastic, too. Straddling the transition zone between high and low deserts, trails here climb up prominent peaks, meander through cactus ... Continue reading..
Like most national parks, Joshua Tree only allows pets on a leash no longer than 6 feet in length, and never on any trails or in the backcountry. As the website suggests, anywhere you can drive your car, you can walk your pet. Want to go further afield? Leave Fido at one of the kennels in the area. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree has a total of nine National Park Service (NPS) campgrounds, which are known to fill up on weekends. Continue reading..
Hiking Trails in Joshua Tree National Park. When are you travelling? Start Date. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park is also one of the most popular rock climbing areas in the world. Continue reading..
The Joshua Tree National Park hiking web page features a handy comprehensive reference for trailhead locations, distances, estimated times, and descriptions for the park’s short walks and nature trails, as well as moderate, challenging, and backcountry hikes. I recommend packing a picnic lunch... Continue reading..
Our photo guide of the hiking trail to Arch Rock, Joshua Tree National Park and some tips on how to find it. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park - Flora & Fauna. With 700 species of vascular plants, Joshua Tree is renowned for its plant diversity. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park will temporarily close effective 8 am on Thursday, January 10, to allow park staff to address sanitation, safety, and resource protection issues in the park that have arisen during the lapse in appropriations. Park officials plan to restore accessibility to the park in addition to limited... Continue reading..
Geology of Joshua Tree National Park. The desert is immense and infinitely variable, yet delicate and fragile. Continue reading..
The park features a range of lengths and difficulties with it’s day hikes. Whether it’s an interpretive trail or a long trek into the desert, bring plenty of layers Continue reading..
Description: This map shows trails, ranger stations, campgrounds and restrooms in Joshua Tree National Park. Continue reading..
One of the more popular trails at the Joshua Tree National Park is the one mile Hidden Valley loop. This scenic route weaves through some of the gigantic boulders that J-Tree is known for and is thought to have been used by cattle rustlers. This is a great trail to stop and watch climbers. Continue reading..
Park at the Joshua Tree Visitor Center on Park Blvd. Begin riding south along Park Blvd until you reach the Park Entrance Station. A fee is required to go through the park. Continue along and follow the Loop Rd around and descend into the north entrance of the park in Twenty Nine Palms. Continue reading..
Planning a trip to Joshua Tree National Park has never been easier. Use this online guide to find the perfect trails, tours, and campgrounds for Continue reading..
In Joshua Tree National Park this is one of the most accessible but most rewarding hikes you can go on. It is simple enough for the whole family but provides enough bouldering and other adventures that even the seasoned hiker will enjoy it. I would highly recommend you check it out. Continue reading..
Every Trails Illustrated map is printed on “Backcountry Tough” waterproof, tear-resistant paper. Continue reading..
Vacation Rental in Joshua Tree Village only 8 minutes from Joshua Tree National Park. Spacious and recently renovated home and studio has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, sofa bed Continue reading..
Address: Joshua Tree Visitor Center, 6554 Park Boulevard, Joshua Tree, CA 92256 Phone: 760.366.1855 Park Hours: Always open Visitor Center Hours: All year 8AM to 5PM Cost: $15 vehicle permit Dogs: No dogs allowed on trails Facilities: Bathrooms at various point along Park Blvd... Continue reading..
With its Dr. Seuss-like Joshua trees stretching out across an almost lunar landscape of giant granite boulders and rolling mountains, Joshua Tree National Park is like something out of a children's story book. It's not uncommon to hear people using terms like magical or spiritual to describe how they feel... Continue reading..
There’s more than Joshua trees in the park, and this area off Pinto Basin Road boasts a dense stand of cholla cactus . Continue reading..
Best Joshua Tree National Park Day Hikes. 49 Palms Oasis. Barker Dam Nature Trail. Ryan Mountain. Boy Scout Trail to Willow Hole. Continue reading..
Ryan Mountain is a 5,456 mountain in Joshua Tree National Park. The trail gains a little over 1000ft and is 3 miles roundtrip. Continue reading..
Ryan Mountain Trail in Joshua Tree National Park is a moderate to challenging hike with an elevation gain of 1,060 feet. The first half of the trail can be pretty steep, but the whole trail has incredible views of Joshua Tree. The trail itself is a total of 2.9 miles and is clearly marked. Continue reading..
Of all these Joshua Tree National Park hikes, this is definitely my personal favorite. Although you won’t see a lot of Joshua trees on this strenuous desert hike, it’s the spectacular landscapes, desert Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park is known for mesmerizing desert landscapes, world-class rock climbing, and the iconic spiked tree that grows in plenty Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park is breathtaking by day or night. Video shot by Marilyn Chung, The Desert Sun. 4. What a view – Panoramic views of the Continue reading..
Backpacking in Joshua Tree National Park has been a personal dream of mine for some time now. Though I’ve camped and hiked there a couple times Continue reading..
The Joshua Tree National Park can be found in California – the south east of California. Continue reading..
Agency: Joshua Tree National Park. Distance: About 13 miles, depending on the exact route. Elevation gain: 1,800 feet. Continue reading..
Besides the unusual Joshua trees, the park also holds several of California's loveliest palm oases. The park is a year-round destination for a variety of outdoor activities including hiking and camping. Interpreted nature trails, ranging from a quarter-mile to 1 3/4 miles... Continue reading..
Find over 124 bike trails in Joshua Tree. Cycling routes, maps, events, races, & club rides in Joshua Tree, CA. Track & analyze your rides with MapMyRIDE! Continue reading..
The Joshua Tree Oasis is located in the Joshua Tree CA National Park in south-eastern California. There are many reasons to come to this superb Joshua Tree lodging rental with 2 bedrooms + 2 baths (sleeps 2-4) w/detached unit (sleeps additional 2-4). There is also so much to do, from hiking to bird... Continue reading..
Headed to Joshua Tree National Park? Check out the tips shared in his Joshua Tree travel guide , before you pack your bags and go. Continue reading..
Come explore Berdoo Canyon Trail in Joshua Tree National Park. This is a serene, starkly beautiful trail off Geology tour road. Continue reading..
There are many, many trails at Joshua Tree National Park to choose from. If you only have a day or two and want to know what is best to do with young Continue reading..
I couldn't ask for anything more to do star trail photography in Joshua Tree National Park. Continue reading..
We headed to Joshua Tree National Park for an overnight backpack excited to just be outside with a pack on. Continue reading..
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL MONUMENT MAP CALIFORNIA 558,000 acres. Located east of San Bernardino National Forest in southern California’s Mojave and Colorado deserts, this large National Monument includes rugged mountains almost … Continue reading..
Anywhere within Joshua Tree National Park is amazing for stargazing, so you can either stick to your campsite or venture out. We stayed near our campsite in Indian Cove, so we had to deal with the large boulder hills that partially blocked the view. Some campsites have better visibility, or you can check... Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park - Barry Storm's Jade Mine DesertUSA researches Barry Storm, the author of Trail of the Lost Dutchman Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park covers an area of 3,200 square kilometers (1,235 square miles) or 320,000 hectares (790,636 acres). Continue reading..
Joshua Tree Memorial Park and Mortuary has provided a place to honor the accomplishments and legacies of the High Desert communities since 1968. We have made it our mission to honor loved ones in a manner that is fitting and appropriate. Our caring staff of professionals are dedicated to serving... Continue reading..
I made a brief trip up to Joshua Tree National Park recently with Garry McCarthy to do some night photography. In Southern California it is difficult to find Continue reading..
The trail passes through all of the scenery that Joshua Tree National Park is known for, not only the famous yucca that the park is named after, but all of those beautifully sculptured granite boulders and long desert vistas that has captivated visitors to this park for decades. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park, nestled in the middle of Southern California, elegantly tears that notion asunder. In addition to the legendary Joshua trees Continue reading..
To find Chasm start at the parking for the Real Hidden Valley loop trail and head west towards Loose Lady. Continue reading..
LSD at Joshua Tree. Running the California Riding and Hiking Trail. For those of us who only get to visit the desert, it can be such a foreign and mystical Continue reading..
Joshua Tree is one of the most beautiful National Parks I’ve ever seen. The sunsets are spectacular and the stars are so bright they light up the night sky. Continue reading..
One of the most popular attractions in the area is Joshua Tree National Park, and for good reason! Spreading over nearly 800,000 acres, where Continue reading..
Superb desert climbing! A life-time of routes! Expansive desert beauty! One of the country's most popular climbing destinations, Joshua tree is not for the faint of heart. Seemingly easy crack climbs thwart many a novice, and seasoned sport climbers will find the sparsely bolted route cause for fear... Continue reading..
My guide to Joshua Tree National Park camping. Discover Joshua Tree's best campgrounds, best campsites and how to avoid the crowds. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park is one of the most interesting landscapes in SoCal, and we found a super simple way to do it in one day. Continue reading..
Exploring Joshua Tree with kids is an amazing day trip or weekend trip from LA. The majesty of this park will mesmerize even the most tech addicted kids! Continue reading..
Joshua Tree is a big park. Not sprawling like Death Valley, but a lot more spread out than the compact Yosemite Valley for example. The Southern portion of the park has less going for it so typically visitors base either from the Northwest at Joshua Tree (the town) or the Northeast from Twenty Nine... Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park is full of great places to hike, but the Fortynine Palms Oasis trail is a special hike that will surprise you, without a doubt! See what you'll experience in our blog. #justgotravelstudios #joshuatree #joshuatreenationalpark #fortyninepalms. Continue reading..
Monitoring a park the size of Joshua Tree, which covers 1,235 square miles and has about 20 different entrances due to dirt roads that ring the park, is extremely difficult with just eight law enforcement rangers. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree is kind of a Southern California local's secret, except...not anymooore! This is where locals go for a fun weekend or day in the desert. Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park The closest National Park Unit to Los Angeles, Joshua Tree is known as one of the world’s best rock climbing areas, but the desert hiking is fantastic, too. Straddling the transition zone between high and low deserts, trails here climb up prominent peaks, meander through... Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National Park is about the size of Delaware, but only eight law-enforcement rangers were tasked with protecting the 1,238 square mile (3 Continue reading..
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Joshua trees were actually cut down in order to make new roads.” Despite the partial government shutdown, park officials have been able to keep Continue reading..
Joshua Tree National park is a great 1-day trip from Palm Springs. Visit Cholla Cactus Garden, Barker Dam, Hidden Valley, Jumbo rocks etc. Continue reading..
“National Park Service officials have determined that by using Federal Land and Recreation Enhancement funds to immediately bring back Continue reading..