• Sunrise at the Cholla Cactus Garden

    Joshua Tree

    National Park California

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  • Cottonwood Trails Closed

    Trail access remains closed to Cottonwood Spring Oasis, Lost Palms Oasis, and Mastodon Peak. More »

  • Pinto Basin Road Under Construction; Expect 30+ Minute Travel Delays

    Visitors should expect 30+ minute waits when heading north and sound bound on the Pinto Basin Road. Due to construction activity around Cottonwood Visitor Center, additional waits of 30 minutes may be in place when leaving the visitor center parking lot. More »

  • Deteriorating conditions of Black Rock Canyon Road

    The road leading to Black Rock campground has deep potholes, is deeply rutted, and can be difficult to negotiate, especially in large vehicles. Please drive with caution.

How Far Is It?

Oasis VC Cottonwood VC Joshua Tree VC
49 Palms Oasis Trailhead
7 48 13
Belle Campground 9 28 28
Black Rock Canyon 25 65 9
Cap Rock/Keys View Road 19 40 16
Cholla Cactus Garden 18 20 36
Cottonwood Spring 38 0 56
Geology Tour Road 13 35 21
Hidden Valley 20 42 14
Indian Cove 10 48 8
Interstate 10 45 7 63
Jumbo Rocks Campground 12 34 23
Keys Ranch Tour 22 44 16
Keys View 24 45 21
Oasis of Mara 0 38 34
Pinto Basin Rd. / Park Blvd. 8 30 26
Ryan Campground 18 39 16
Sheep Pass Campground 16 37 19
White Tank Campground 11 27 29

Did You Know?

Desert Tortoise

The reptiles of Joshua Tree National Park include one tortoise, 18 lizards, and 25 varieties of snakes. More...