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Camping at Joshua Tree Lake

A friend and I went to Joshua Tree National Park, which is only about 3 hours outside of Los Angeles which makes it perfect for a weekend getaway. 561 more words

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Barker Dam Trail - Joshua Tree NP

A very nice short hike in the Hidden Valley area of Joshua Tree National Park is the Barker Dam trail.  There are a few climbing and bouldering routes past the dam, and except for a little scooting around rocks, it is an easy trail. 387 more words


Joshua Tree National Park

Where the Mojave Desert meets the Colorado Desert in southeast California we find Joshua Tree National Park. The parks ubiquitous Joshua Trees, mountains, rocky outcrops and open arid space certainly provides for some spectacular high desert scenery. 158 more words


Keys View Road by ih8nyyanks

Keys View Road in Joshua Tree National Park, CA.

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Joshua Tree National Park

Day 56

I began my drive south through the Mojave desert just as the morning light was breaking over the mountains.  As I drove south to the town Shoshone, I passed only a few other cars on the road.  1,564 more words

Wonderland of Rocks - Dusk to Dawn

Ryan and Amy wanted to go rock climbing in one of the world’s premiere spots – Joshua Tree National Park.  Who knew?  These rock pillows and piles didn’t look very impressive to me, as far as conquering goes.   229 more words


Day 3 and 4: Joshua Tree National Park - Mojave Desert

I drove through Joshua Tree National Park, starting at the southern entrance and winding my way through the park. The first day (Fri, May 15) was dreary with drizzling rain and cold temperatures (~50 F), so I just drove on through the park, exited via the West gate, and plunked down on BLM land again for the night. 11 more words

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