High Desert Area Guide

 

Food + Drink

Boo’s Organic Oven
61715 Twentynine Palms Hwy, Unit 3
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Crossroads Cafe
61715 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Cali Greens
57754 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Frontier Cafe
55844 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Giant Rock Meeting Room
1141 Old Woman Springs Rd, Unit A
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Joshua Tree Saloon
61835 Twenty-nine Palms Hwy. 
Joshua Tree, CA 92252 

La Copine
848 Old Woman Springs Rd
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Landers Brew
1388 Golden Slipper Ln
Landers, California 92285

Natural Sisters Cafe
61695 Twentynine Palms Hwy, Unit B
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

The Palms
83131 Amboy Rd
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277

Pappy & Harriet’s
53688 Pioneertown Rd
Pioneertown, CA 92268

Pie for the People
61740 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Places to Visit

Giant Rock
Landers, CA

Gubler Orchid Nursery
2200 Belfield Blvd
Landers, CA 92285

High Desert Test Sites
Joshua Tree and surrounding area

Integratron
2477 Belfield Blvd
Landers, CA 92285

Joshua Tree Farmers Market
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Joshua Tree National Park
6554 Park Blvd
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Joshua Tree Retreat Center & Institute of Mentalphysics
59700 Twentynine Palms Highway
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Noah Purifoy's Outdoor Desert Art Museum
63030 Blair Lane
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Salvation Mountain
Beal Rd
Niland, CA 92257

Simi Dabah Sculpture Foundation
5255 Sunfair Road
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
*By appointment only but outdoor sculptures are visible on Sunfair Road

Sky’s The Limit Observatory
9697 Utah Trail
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277

Smith’s Ranch Drive-in
4584 Adobe Rd
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277

Sky Village Swap Meet & Crystal Cave
7028 Theater Rd
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

World Famous Crochet Museum
61855 Highway 62
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

*Many desert sites and businesses have seasonal hours. Make sure to check availability before visiting.

Shops

All Roads
7319 Acoma Trail 
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

BKB Ceramics
61705 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Black Luck Vintage
7350 Acoma Trail
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Cactus Mart
49889 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Morongo Valley, CA 92256

Coyote Corner
6535 Park Blvd
Joshua Tree, Ca 92252

Dakota Bob’s Western Wear
7028 Theater Rd
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

The End
55872 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Hoof & The Horn
55840 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Moonwind Trading Co.
141B Old Woman Springs Rd
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Pioneertown General Store
53626 Mane Street
Pioneertown, CA 92268

Shop on the Mesa
56636 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

The Station
61943 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Wine & Rock Shop
59006 Twentynine Palms Hwy
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Art Galleries + Organizations

A-Z West

Boxo Projects

Buckwheat Spaces

Compound Yucca Valley

Curate Joshua Tree

Institute for Interspecies Art and Relations

Joshua Tree Council for the Arts

Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Residency

La Matadora Gallery

Luna Arcana

Midnight Oil Gallery

Outpost Projects

Unpaved Gallery

Yucca Valley Material Lab

Events

All Summer’s Eve Desert Rendezvous

Bombay Beach Biennale

Desert X

Joshua Treenial

Joshua Tree Zine Fest

Lodging

1940s Brick House
Joshua Tree, CA

Best Western Joshua Tree Hotel and Suites
Yucca Valley, CA

Casa Joshua Tree
Joshua Tree, CA

Desert Wild
Joshua Tree, CA

The Joshua Tree House
Joshua Tree, CA

Joshua Tree Inn
61259 Twentynine Palms Highway
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Outpost Projects
Flamingo Heights, CA

Pioneertown Motel
5240 Curtis Rd
Pioneertown, CA 92268

Zen Dome Retreat
Joshua Tree, CA

AirBnb
*Look for rentals in the Yucca Valley, Landers, Flamingo Heights, Joshua Tree and Pioneertown areas.

VRBO
*Look for rentals in the Yucca Valley, Landers, Flamingo Heights, Joshua Tree and Pioneertown areas.

Airports

Palm Springs International Airport (PSP)
3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
1 World Way
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Ontario International Airport (ONT)
Ontario, CA 91761

Friends + Neighbors

Desert Oracle

Cedar and Sage Yoga

Daughters of the Desert

Fire on the Mesa

High Desert Sonic Institute

Mojave Desert Land Trust

Palm Springs

*A few of our favorite places in Palm Springs!

Ace Hotel & Swim Club Palm Springs
701 E Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92264

Bootlegger Tiki
1101 N Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Chef Tanya's Kitchen
701 E Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Ernest Coffee
1101 N Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262

King’s Highway Diner
701 E Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Moorten Botanical Garden
1701 S Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92264

Palm Greens Cafe
701 E Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Palm Springs Art Museum
101 Museum Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262
*Free admission Thursdays from 4:00 - 8:00 pm and the second Sunday of each month. Always free for children under 18, active duty military and their family, and NARM and ROAM participants.

Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center
300 S Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262