Travel Blogs from Joshua Tree National Park, United States

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Joshua Tree National Park

A travel blog entry by exploreamerica

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I drove 70 miles to Joshua Tree National Park in California.  I entered in the south side of the park and drove northward all day long.  I stopped at the cholla cactus garden and took a short hike through there.  As I continued on the road ...

Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Tree National Park

A travel blog entry by robnraystravels

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Drove through Joshua Tree National Park today, had thought we might camp in one of the National Park campgrounds but it's too hot. The park is in the desert with the Joshua trees providing no shade and with temperatures still well over 100 decided we ...

Joshua Tree Desert, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Tree Desert

A travel blog entry by musictechqueen

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We only had half a day to do the National Park so we probably only saw about half the sites due to some major road works on the main road through the park which Chris was very annoyed by and was telling us how he would have done it if he looked after the ...

San Diego - Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

San Diego - Joshua Tree National Park

A travel blog entry by dandewey1974

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... is just so vast it just swallows these towns up whole, meaning that the outside world know absolutely nothing about them. The National Park was absolutely stunning, difficult to do it justice in words really. It was almost like being beamed down on an ...

A day in Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

A day in Joshua Tree National Park

A travel blog entry by jameswidowss

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After stopping at the Ranger Station/Park Shop to buy our permits we headed into the park. The Rangers were really friendly and happy to find obscure places on maps for us so we could head there later in the day. I was especially impressed they helped us ...

From Mesa Verde to Grand Canyon and Joshua Tree, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

From Mesa Verde to Grand Canyon and Joshua Tree

A travel blog entry by paulandton

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... coaster. Have to refrain from hitting the metal with the pedal when we go through these Dips ;-). Then we arrive in Joshua Tree National Park and find a secluded spot on a Campsite. Surrounded by Joshua Trees we immediately feel relaxed and this is the ...

Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Tree National Park

A travel blog entry by loupsvoyagent

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... temps sur toute la route vers la Floride, nous avons donc découvert le Nouveau Mexique et le Texas sous la neige. Dans Joshua Tree National Park le camping est plein. On s'attendait pas à ça ici, in the middle of nowhere. Nous prenons le dernier site ...

Another Hike in Joshua Tree, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Another Hike in Joshua Tree

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

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Sunrise wasn't so nice this morning, there were high clouds and not much color. We thought we’d take another hike, not a real long one but maybe a little longer than the hike yesterday. We consulted the hiking map and figured out a trail, actually ...

Joshua Tree, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Tree

A travel blog entry by libbykay

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Spent a few days in Joshua Tree, which was really cool. Did some great hikes and climbed all over lots of rocks. The scenery was amazing, though there was some rainy/cloudy weather. I saw a couple coyotes on my first night, right at ...

The Joshua Tree and Roy Rogers, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

The Joshua Tree and Roy Rogers

A travel blog entry by thephibbles

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... into the desert to Palm Springs. A really nice town in the middle of nowhere. We stayed here as it was an easy drive to Joshua Tree National Park. Went on a bit of a U2 Pilgrimage as this is where the Joshua Tree album was written and where U2 stayed in a ...

Chlupaty Jozua ukazuje cestu poutnikum, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Chlupaty Jozua ukazuje cestu poutnikum

A travel blog entry by jaromir_mazak

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Joshua tree cili strom Jozuuv cili juka kratkolista je symbolem prvniho narodniho parku, ktery jsme s Luckou navstivili. Jmeno pry ziskal tak, ze jeho silueta pripominala poutnikum biblickeho Jozuu ukazujiciho cestu. Mne se zdalo, ze v zaplave stromu a ...

Joshua Tree, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Tree

A travel blog entry by kare1322

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After getting back to Aunt Isabel's from Death Valley, we packed up the car and were off again on to Joshua Tree National Park....Inspired by one of my favorite albums, The Joshua Tree (U2) we decided we had to make the trip down to see the park.  On ...

South to L.A., Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

South to L.A.

A travel blog entry by hillaryjoseph

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... -mile walk of Jamie's apartment.  Friday, Joseph, Jamie, and I drove south-east to the Mojave Desert and visited Joshua Tree National Park.  Joseph and I are not tree buffs, we actually were interested in bouldering at the ...

Joshua Trees, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Trees

A travel blog entry by diandkevworld

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We only had one afternoon to see the Joshua Tree National Park but as it was so hot we were more than happy to spend our time in the car, with the aircon blasting, taking in the awesome desert landscape. The park is characterised by the famous Joshua ...

Hiking the High View Trail, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Hiking the High View Trail

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

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... drove around the campground, this time seeing the rutted roads. After looking around and thinking about driving to other campgrounds in the park, we decided our site was quite nice and we left the RV where it was. Dale popped the champagne and we started ...

Boulders!!, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Boulders!!

A travel blog entry by lynneandbrent

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... afternoon and took advantage of the the warmth of the sun and went for a hike. There were lovely views and lucky to see the Joshua trees in flower. Day 1 Drove all the way through the NP. Speed limit was 40mph which gave us a good opportunity to take in ...

The Ups and Downs of a Road Trip, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

The Ups and Downs of a Road Trip

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

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... potato, fresh asparagus, and eggs, with a little leftover champagne, then sat outside on the picnic table, set up in the shade of a Joshua tree, and ate. On our way to Joshua Tree, I’d realized that we’d be near the grandmother of one of our ...

Our car =  bedroom, dining room and kitchen!, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Our car = bedroom, dining room and kitchen!

A travel blog entry by snowqueen

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On Thursday we drove to Joshua Tree National Park- which took a lot longer than we thought it would! We left Vegas about one thirty, after visiting Wal-Mart for our groceries-and didn't arrive in the park till six thirty. The journey was fairly long and ...

Joshua Tree Nationalpark, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Tree Nationalpark

A travel blog entry by cars2014

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... sich wirklich gelohnt. Es ist eine einmalige Landschaft. Nach dem Essen waren alle so ziemlich schlapp von der Hitze. Einmal früh ins Bett schadet ja auch nichts. Übernachtung Jumbo Rocks Campground Joshua Tree Nationalpark Heute waren es ca. 185 ...

A Snake In the Night, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

A Snake In the Night

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

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... a late start out of Bakersfield as the truck seemed to be presenting problems for which there seemed to be no fix. Fortunately, Joshua Tree is only a 4-hour drive, however, with afternoon traffic, it was a little over 5 hours. It was really getting dark ...

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Joshua Tree National Park

A travel blog entry by drfumblefinger

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... Palm Springs weather, beautiful views of the snow-capped San Jacinto mountains, and the wildflowers and unique vistas of Joshua Tree National Park.  Springtime is a great time to go because the weather is still pleasant -- not the oven hot ...

Look To The Heavens, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Look To The Heavens

A travel blog entry by champa

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... depleting the already stretched supplies. In addition to the crops, there is a huge dairy industry and a few oil wells dotted about here and there. Our next destination,  Joshua Tree National Park, is out in the desert of California.  ...

Where the streets have no name, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Where the streets have no name

A travel blog entry by doctormick

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... all that good stuff so it was a shocking 11.30 before I set out for the day's activities which were centred on the Joshua Tree National Park. The JT, my Lonely Planet knowledgably tells me, is not a tree at all but a tree sized Yucca.  Dumbasses ...

Yuccas and Joshua Trees, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Yuccas and Joshua Trees

A travel blog entry by philippajane86

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... to Americans who are much more patriotic, we headed back into the Scooby bus to make a start on our six hour drive to the Joshua Tree National Park.  I nodded off several times on the way, which caused a bit of a stiff back, as I was sitting at an ...

Under the Spell of Joshua Tree, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Under the Spell of Joshua Tree

A travel blog entry by nanseaj

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... fertile valley. We enter the park from the south at the Cottonwood Entrance.  Two deserts come together in Joshua Tree National Park, the Colorado Desert and the Mojave Desert.  We were particularly enamored with the Mojave Desert side of the ...

Bäumig, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Bäumig

A travel blog entry by mir2

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... , sondern zählt zu den Palmlilien, auch Yuccas genannt. Man vergebe uns, dass wir am Vortag den Joshua Tree in der Mojave National Preserve nicht als solchen erkannt haben... Vom Keys View genossen wir einen interessanten, aber auch etwas dunstigen ...

Palm Springs: 40 days in the desert., Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Palm Springs: 40 days in the desert.

A travel blog entry by cobra1899

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... 's and then some wild dancing at the Nest. A great time was had. My time in Palm Springs ended with a drive through Joshua Tree National Park (and a hundred or so more photos to sort through) and a final motorcycle ride through the desert valley towns and ...

Isch gar kein Bomm, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Isch gar kein Bomm

A travel blog entry by ketasissi

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Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

Joshua Tree National Park

A travel blog entry by oliver_dunford

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To keep our promise of saving money by going camping, we headed to Joshua Tree National Park where we booked another 2 days on a camping ground. Joshua Tree is practically in the middle of the desert and the landscape therefore is totally different from ...

back to mother nature, Joshua Tree National Park, United States travel blog

back to mother nature

A travel blog entry by beaundmartin

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... Shops zu durchstöbern. Wir erreichten am frühen Nachmittag dann den Joshua Tree Nationalpark. Den Namen hat der Park von den "Joshua Tree's", wirklich komischen und doch zugleich eindrucksvollen Bäumen, die ein wenig aussehen wie Palmen und dann noch ...

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