Local Area

What to See and Do in Joshua Tree and the Surrounding Area

  • Joshua Tree National Park
    • Spectacular scenery
    • Miles of hiking trails
    • Rock Climbing
    • Historical Ranch Tours
    • Ranger Programs and the Desert Institute
    • We are only a mile from Joshua Tree Visitor Center
  • Numerous Art Galleries and Antique shops
  • Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Desert Hot Springs, Indio, Coachella
  • Morongo Resort and Casino, Tortoise Rock Casino
  • Desert Hills Premium Outlet Mall
  • Pioneertown Historic Area
  • Joshua Tree Retreat Center
  • Big Bear Lake
  • Star Gazing in the Clear Dark Night Skies


Nearby Schools in the Morongo Unified School District

Joshua Tree Elementary School
4950 Sunburst Ave, 1.8 miles

Friendly Hills Elementary School
7252 Sunny Vista, 2.9 miles

La Contenta Middle School
7050 La Contenta Road, 4.7 miles

Yucca Valley High School
7600 Sage Avenue, 7.7 miles

Black Rock High School (Adult Education)
59273 Sunnyslope, 4.5 miles

Where People Work

  • Local Retail and Service Businesses
    • Walmart, Home Depot, Car Dealerships, Restaurants and Fast Food
    • Many other businesses in Yucca Valley and Twenty-nine Palms
  • High Desert Medical Center and Other Health Care Facilities
  • Joshua Tree National Park
    • Park Personnel (Permanent and Seasonal)
    • Researchers
  • Local Elementary School, Middle School and High School
  • Copper Mountain College
  • Morongo Basin Transit Authority (main terminal ¼ mile from Quail Springs)
  • Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center at 29 Palms
    • Active Marines Corps Personnel
    • Navy Hospital Professionals and Staff
    • Military Contractors
  • Work from Home, Part-time or Full-time