Discover the wonders of Hole-in-the-Wall, the Kelso Dunes and Mitchell Caverns. Tour the world’s largest Joshua tree forest. Visit Kelso Depot, charming Nipton, and just plain weird Zzyzx. Get your kicks on old Route 66. Hike a dozen mountain ranges. What you won’t find are hordes of tourists. Enjoy the best-kept secret of the California Desert, a magnificent national park just for you.
- “A lively and detailed description of attractions, habitats and issues.” —Sunset Magazine
- Engaging auto tours, great hikes, clear maps and directions. Discover the best picnic sites, campsites, and lodging.
- Get to know the land—plants and wildlife, mountains and valleys. Visit mining towns, cinder cones and a visitor center/train depot.