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Prime Desert Woodland Preserve

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A quiet walk

This is a great place to visit for both a quiet walk in nature and for a nature center for the... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
Winter Weather Hike

For 4-H we went hiking and took pictures of the Desert climate after a winter storm had passed. We... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Sarah H
Lancaster, California
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43201 35th St W, Lancaster, CA 93536
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Reviewed March 26, 2019

Nice flat paved trails. Lots of interesting things in the visitor center that would be especially fun for younger children. The Joshua trees will bloom soon.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

This is a great place to visit for both a quiet walk in nature and for a nature center for the kids. The outside walk is a nice concrete flat walk, good for wheelchairs, and has benches for resting. In the spring and summer, they...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

For 4-H we went hiking and took pictures of the Desert climate after a winter storm had passed. We saw jack rabbits and cotton tails and enjoyed the cool weather. There is a lot to see and it’s a peaceful atmosphere. The interactive center is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

It’s a Great place to go for a walk. Nice and quite. You can go by yourself or with friends and family.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is a very nice place to walk around and see all the natural preserve. It is a quite big park and very well maintained. We went in the morning around 9 and stayed for about an hour. I enjoyed it. There is also a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Linda W
Reviewed October 27, 2018

The Prime Desert Reserve is a beautiful place to stroll or jog enjoying the desert landscape. It's a perfect place to watch the sunset behind the Joshua Trees.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Crystal R
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Very interesting discussion about the solar system. Nice displays of local fauna and flora. Great to take kids who would be interested.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Diane M
Reviewed July 3, 2018

This is one of our favorite places to visit. Multiple peaceful trails, bridges, educational information to read, and wildlife and nature to observe (both in the day and at night). The moon walks are excellent, as well as the astronomy club's telescopes. Morning strolls with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank DestinationLancaster
Reviewed April 9, 2018

This is a pleasant place to spend an hour or two if you are in the area. You will see plenty of rabbits and squirrels. Young kids will find it very enjoyable. One caveat is that all the various paths are out In the open...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank vincemc
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Our family loves visiting the Prime Desert Woodland Preserve during the Christmas holiday time. They decorate the patio area with beautiful lights. It's a great place to visit. We have also been there on several field trip outings throughout the year and have had fun...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Conditions of Use: • Please stay on the trails. • No dogs are allowed on the trails (not even on a leash). • No smoking on the Preserve grounds. • No alcoholic beverages allowed. • No wheeled vehicles except wheelchairs or... More