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Joshua Tree National Park Travel Guide

Joshua Tree National Park Sports & Activities

Uncover sports & activities in Joshua Tree National Park with our insider's guide.


Joshua Tree, located on the inland portion of the Pacific Flyway, hosts about 240 species of birds, and the park is a popular seasonal location...


There are more than 190 miles of hiking trails in Joshua Tree, ranging from quarter-mile nature trails to 35-mile treks. Some connect with each...


Mountain biking is a great way to see Joshua Tree. Bikers are restricted to roads that are used by motorized vehicles, including the main park...

Horseback Riding

More than 200 miles of equestrian trails are gradually being added as part of a backcountry and wilderness management plan at Joshua Tree, and...

Rock Climbing

With an abundance of weathered igneous boulder outcroppings, Joshua Tree is one of the nation's top winter-climbing destinations. There are...



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