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 Remains Closed
To provide additional time to mitigate the vandalism, Rattlesnake Canyon will remain completely closed to the public until further notice. More »
Photography Workshop Offered
Contact: Laureen Lentz, 760-367-5500
Joshua Tree National Park will offer a photography workshop on Saturday, November 25. Park Volunteer Doug Vernucci will lead the workshop.
The fee for the activity is $10 per person and participants must be 18 years old or older. Participation is limited to 12 people and pre-registration is recommended. Golden Age Passport and Golden Access Passport benefits apply for valid cardholders.
Students will be photographing the natural environment and historic buildings found at Keys Ranch and will need to provide their own transportation, camera, and tripod. The class will meet at the Oasis Visitor Center in Twentynine Palms at 10 a.m. for classroom training before heading into the park.The park entrance fee is $15 per vehicle.
For additional information, you may call Laureen Lentz at 760-367-5524.
Did You Know?
Five of North America's 158 desert fan palm oases are located in Joshua Tree National Park, where fault lines force water to the surface. More...