Written by a local historian and park volunteer, this book takes you on a historical and in-depth journey along 45 of the most popular hiking trails in Joshua Tree National Park. There is a lot of history surrounding the park, and many of the trails have a story associated with them. You will learn about much of what happened in years past under your feet of today. It also includes detailed information on the parks 10 picnic areas, 5 oases, popular rock formations, and more.
Whether your journey is along one of the 16 easy nature trails and walks, 17 moderate hikes, or 12 challenging hikes; maps are included for use as a field guide to your adventures at Joshua Tree National Park