Cottonwood Trails Closed
Trail access remains closed to Cottonwood Spring Oasis, Lost Palms Oasis, and Mastodon Peak. More »
Pinto Basin Road Under Construction; Expect travel delays up to 30-minutes
The ongoing construction project to improve Pinto Basin Road will impact travel between the northern portion of the park and the Cottonwood/I-10 area. Please plan accordingly. The project is expected to be completed in August 2014. 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.
Keys Ranch Tour — Fridays & Saturdays 2 pm; Sundays 10 am
Reservations are required. You may purchase tickets by phone at 760-367-5522 and at the Joshua Tree or Oasis visitor centers prior to the tour day.
Fees: adults (12 and over) $5.00, Senior and Access Pass holders $2.50, children (6 – 11) $2.50. Children under six are free.
Cholla Cactus Garden — Wednesdays 10 am to Noon
Twin Tanks Guided Hike — Thursdays 10 am (4/10 & 4/24 only)
Ryan Ranch Ramble — Thursdays 10 am (4/17 only)
Silvia's Wash Walk — Fridays 2 pm
Cap Rock Discovery Hike — Sundays 2 pm
Did You Know?
Joshua Tree National Park has over 550,000 acres of wilderness, offering visitors opportunities to explore where few others have ventured. More...