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Joshua Tree Ranch

#2 of 12 Sights & Landmarks in Joshua Tree National Park Features Animals
8651 Quail Spring Road, Joshua Tree, CA, Joshua Tree National Park, CA 92252
+1 760-366-5357
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Beautiful Car Ride Through Living Desert

TIP: if you want to see the actual Joshua trees earlier in the trip, start from the north entrance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul S
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New York City, New York
So amazing

I really had no expectations but I loved Joshua Tree National Park. I have been to California more... read more

Reviewed 29 February 2016
Razaanah
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Vancouver, Canada
via mobile
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8651 Quail Spring Road, Joshua Tree, CA, Joshua Tree National Park, CA 92252
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Reviewed 1 week ago

TIP: if you want to see the actual Joshua trees earlier in the trip, start from the north entrance to the park TIP for comfort consider going either earlier or later in the day when desert temperatures are less extreme. ENJOY BY CAR: This National...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I really had no expectations but I loved Joshua Tree National Park. I have been to California more times than I remember, but never here. The Cholla Cactus Garden was really interesting, yes it's catuses but beautiful. The Skull Rock was really neat and the...More

2  Thank Razaanah
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This was a fantastic day trip for the whole family. The kids enjoyed climbing the rock formations and different climates from South to North are incredibly interesting to see change on a 50 mile drive. The rangers at the Joshua Tree station were very accommodating...More

Thank lapsarian
Reviewed 31 December 2015

It was amazing to see the sunset with the boulders and very unique trees. It as very windy, so a very sturdy tripod is needed. The view was amazing, and highly recommend it- especially during the dawn and dusk.

Thank upshot1
Reviewed 23 November 2015

As you travel through the park, several distinct desert landscapes emerge, each with different flora, fauna, and rock formations. We approached the park from the south, so we didn't see the famed Joshua trees until near the end of our route. We were here just...More

4  Thank johnny1947
Reviewed 11 November 2015

There is a fee to get into the park--it's by carload, not person. Make sure you have a lot of water. They only have water at the ranger station. This park is where the Colorado and the Mojave Deserts meet. It's amazing how different they...More

2  Thank djbls
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I was a first time visitor to Joshua Tree Natl Park and what a beautiful part of the country. The scenery stretches out for miles and miles in all directions and the landscape is dotted by Joshua trees. They are actually huge trees when you...More

Thank Penny W
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

I visited Utah back in July and was overwhelmed by the beauty of Arches National Park. Determined to find something similar right in my own backyard, I researched and found Joshua Tree. I have lived in the desert for the last 17 years and had...More

1  Thank Allyj J
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Huge park with great scenery. Visited the abandoned stamping mill, about a 2 mile round trip easy hike, and worth the effort. Some relics of the past in the form of rusted out old trucks. Boulders of amazing size that if your brave enough to...More

1  Thank WesternRover
Reviewed 29 March 2015

We visit this park every few years and although we've visited many times we always find something new to wonder at. This time the desert was in bloom so we saw lots of flowers, both on the Joshua Trees and the other plants within the...More

Thank MNM1011
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