Park Lover Membership

Preserve and protect Joshua Tree National Park by joining or renewing your Park Lover membership to Joshua Tree National Park Association, the primary non-profit partner for the Joshua Tree National Park. Your support provides much-needed funding for the achievement of programming goals in education, interpretation, scientific and historic research, and activities.  
As a Park Lover you’ll have the satisfaction of knowing that you are supporting educational programs, scientific research, and the preservation and conservation of our fragile desert environment for generations to come.

Your membership supports:

  • Four Joshua Tree National Park Visitor Center bookstores  
  • The Desert Institute
  • Environmental education materials for students 
  • Park Ranger training 
  • Grants for scientific research 
  • The Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award
  • Publishing books and other media
  • The park’s library and museum
  • The Artist-in-Residence program 
  • Financial aid to Joshua Tree National Park


Memberships are valid for one year following the month of issue. Your membership card and other applicable membership items will be mailed when your membership is processed. Members will receive an online shopping discount code after checking out.

Thank you for supporting JTNPA with your membership.