Located deep in the southern Californian desert is Joshua Tree National Park. Designated as a National Park in 1994 this area is one of the best preserved desert areas in the country. This park covers an area of 1,234 mi² (3,196 km²) and over half that area is designated as wilderness area.
Joshua Tree National Park
We pack up and leave Mesa and head toward Joshua Tree National Park in California. We had hoped to stop at the Grand Canyon, but the weather is cold and snowy there. The drive/scenery is nothing special and we arrive at the campground late in the afternoon. The campsites are on the small side ...
Posted in Traveling the USA by jengelman