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A lookout point located a couple of thousand feet above Joshua Tree National Park that provides incredible views of sunrise and sunset.
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Joshua Tree National Park, CA
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All reviews coachella valley the san andreas fault palm springs nice view viewing area viewing point paved path joshua tree beautiful sunset parking lot fault line worth the short drive palm desert views are amazing the main road great stop parking spot
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Keys View is part of the recommended driving loop around the park. They don't have a trail here, but a short walk from the parking lot to the overlook. The view is incredible! There is a little bit of haze, but still a great view....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank EaglesFan27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This vantage point offers great views of the valley. It is easily accessible soon after you enter the park.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Peter F
Reviewed July 7, 2019

We arrived at Key View late in the afternoon during the third week of June. We were amazed to see that every car in the parking lot (four or five) was swarmed by dozens, if not a hundred bees. We then noticed that our vehicle...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank HowieTraveler
Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

Keys View is a just if you visit JTNP. It offers absolutely stunning views of Coachella Valley as well as Palm Springs and the San Andreas Fault. This was our first stop when visiting and we are glad we went!

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank BucketHat
Reviewed June 22, 2019

A short drive to the top of a mountain which has overlooks down to the valley. Nice view but not a "have to see" place. I would pass if you are pressed for time.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Denise B
Reviewed June 22, 2019

Driving through the pristine landscape of the National Park is a sheer pleasure and the sight of the sheer descent towards Coachella Valley complements this unique experience

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Eliezer R
Reviewed June 19, 2019

Keys View offers one heck of a view. You have to walk up a path to the top to get the full view, but it's not a very long walk. Once up there, the views are great. There is also a valley view on the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Frank D
Reviewed June 9, 2019

The Keys View is located a short drive from Park Boulevard. If time permits it is well worth a stop. From the parking lot a short somewhat steep walk takes you to some spectacular views of part of the Joshua Tree National Park and the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank rockwood13
Reviewed April 29, 2019

We stopped here during our visit to Joshua Tree N.P. The views are quite nice from here, overlooking the valley and the fault line. It was hazy, which is probably common for this view, but was still nice and worth a stop.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Steven W
Reviewed April 26, 2019

Keys View is the highest viewpoint in Joshua Tree National Park, perched on the crest of Little San Bernardino Mountains. Found at the end of Keys View Road, a branch road that stems from Park Boulevard, it provides a breathtaking panorama of Coachella Valley and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from kedalion1 | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere but Jumbo Rocks. Some people may not mind it, but there is a continual flow of cars driving through, people asking if they would mind if they pitched their tent on your site because the campsite is full, people... More
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