Pinto Basin Road Renovation
Pinto Basin Road is being renovated. On weekdays you may encounter travel delays of up to 30 minutes. Cholla Cactus Garden is closed on weekdays. Cottonwood Visitor Center hours are 9 to 4 on weekdays, 8 to 4 weekends. More »
Rattlesnake Canyon Will Remain Closed Through May
To provide additional time to mitigate the vandalism, Rattlesnake Canyon will remain completely closed to the public for another 30 days. More »
Mojave Desert Discovery
There are 12 sections of the guide plus the overview. These pdf files were saved for printing so we suggest that you right click the section title and choose "save link" or "save target" to your harddrive rather than waiting for them to open in Adobe Acrobat over the Internet. They will open more quickly on your computer, then you can print the pages that you want to use.
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Did You Know?
The red-spotted toad is a true denizen of the desert, where it spends most of its life underground. Found from one end of the park to the other, it appears after good, soaking rains. More...