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Top things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

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Ranked #1 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Valleys; Outdoors
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Ranked #2 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
Owner description: A lookout point located a couple of thousand feet above Joshua Tree National Park that provides incredible views of sunrise... more » Owner description: A lookout point located a couple of thousand feet above Joshua Tree National Park that provides incredible views of sunrise and sunset. « less
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Ranked #3 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Located inside Joshua Tree National Park, this small area contains awesome man-sized cacti that grow in profusion.
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Ranked #4 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
Four mile hiking trail offering great views from the top.
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Ranked #6 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #7 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
A huge boulder that sits in the middle of Utah's challenging whitewater run called Skull Rapid.
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Ranked #8 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: National Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #9 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Other
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Ranked #10 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
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Ranked #11 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Scenic Drives; Outdoors
For four wheel drive vehicles only, this challenging road offers some sweeping panoramic views.
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Ranked #12 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
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Ranked #13 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Deserts; Outdoors
An oasis, located in Joshua Tree National Park, inhabited by the Serrano, Chemehuevi and Cahuilla Indian tribes.
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Ranked #14 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Mines; Outdoors
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Ranked #15 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Scenic Drives; Landmarks
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Ranked #16 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Valleys; Outdoors
Located in Joshua Tree National Park this is a small-box canyon that provides great hiking trails.
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Ranked #17 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Historic Sites; Outdoors
Only the ruins remain of this well, dug to provide water to mines nearby.
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Ranked #18 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
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Ranked #19 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
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Ranked #20 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Deserts; Outdoors
The Mojave and Sonora deserts come together in this basin, with characteristics of both deserts represented.
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Ranked #21 of 21 attractions in Joshua Tree National Park
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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