Desert Institute

Desert Institute Geology Class
Desert Institute instructor, D. Trent, teaching a geology class at Joshua Tree National Park.

Karina White

The Desert Institute, the educational branch of Joshua Tree National Park Association, offers outdoor classes in science, history, and the arts. Classes vary in length from one to three days and are taught on weekends. Some classes offer optional college credit through UC Riverside. Course fees vary from $45 to $200.

Last updated: February 28, 2015

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