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Southwest Adventures Day Tours

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A relaxing day in Joshua Tree

I normally avoid group tours and this time it was the only option due to a tight schedule. Still, I... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2016
MoodyMagda
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Great tour!

I went for the Death Valley tour and it was simply great! I saw so many beautiful places and I... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2016
Liiiaaa
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New York City, New York
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Jun 6, 2016
“A relaxing day in Joshua Tree”
Jun 5, 2016
“Great tour!”
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Southwest Adventures offers adventure camping tours in and around the national parks of Southern and central California. The tours are a combination guided excursion mixed with a road trip with friends; everyone helps around camp and are encouraged...more
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5019 Genevieve Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90041-2535
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Reviewed June 6, 2016

I normally avoid group tours and this time it was the only option due to a tight schedule. Still, I very much enjoyed the trip. One day is a very short time, yet we could pack in a couple interesting hikes, the Noah Purifoy museum,...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2016

I went for the Death Valley tour and it was simply great! I saw so many beautiful places and I learned more about the region and the animals that live there (we saw quite a few of them during the trip). Aaron is very kind,...More

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Reviewed November 21, 2015

What a fantastic day! Joshua Tree is such a special place and this was the perfect day tour to learn more about the park. The morning included a few touristy stops and then we had time to chose our own lunch in the town of...More

1  Thank mpensak9
Reviewed July 25, 2015

This was so incredibly worth it! I travel to LA for work a lot and happen to have had a Monday appt, so I went early and spent the weekend on the overnight Joshua trip tour. This is a great way to check out Joshua...More

2  Thank Carly H
Reviewed June 9, 2015

Aaron was an incredible guide, very kind and knowledgeable. The one day trip is incredible, lots of really interesting elements means the day is thoroughly interesting. The drive there and back is thoroughly comfortable. Joshua Tree really is a marvel, and is a must go-see...More

1  Thank LUCY N
Reviewed October 28, 2014

I highly recommend Southwest Adventures. My group went on the Death Valley Adventure in April 2014 I've been camping many times and found Aaron to be a consummate professional. The stopover in Randsberg was very nice and we got to meet the Mayor. The weather...More

Thank Adam J
Reviewed July 20, 2014

I did a solo Jtree trip with Joshua that I booked last minute over the new year. it was AWESOME!! He was such a great and kind guide. I highly recommend it!!

2  Thank 817Ami
Reviewed July 7, 2014

From Aaron being super-fast to respond to our email requests whilst we were in Australia to the final tour, it all scores five stars. Picked up from our hostel, driven out to Joshua Tree and many other sites you would miss if you drove yourself,...More

2  Thank Addie W
Reviewed July 2, 2014

Aaron was a great host - truly enjoyed my day trip to the Joshua Tree - I have lived here for years and had always intended to visit - having seen it on U2 album cover as a kid - and never did until now!...More

1  Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed June 25, 2014

I went on this tour with my husband -- we were looking for an active outing and a chance to get to know Joshua Tree. We found both and more with Southwest Adventures. An excellent guide, Aaron, drove us the 100 miles from L.A. in...More

1  Thank LauraGay2014
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