Cottonwood Visitor Center, Joshua Tree National Park

Cottonwood Visitor Center is located in Joshua Tree National Park. To visit Cottonwood Visitor Center and other attractions in Joshua Tree National Park, use our Joshua Tree National Park route app .
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  • I have already given this message a number of times, because in the Visitor Center enthusiastic people are present who are always willing to provide information about the best places to view, to point you to things like start (W.B. time), length and gravity of the trail. So the necessary do's and dont's. Also at Cottonwood this is no different. The center is on the exit to the campground, so you can't miss this. Of course there are toilets, drinking water and of course maps, trail maps and souvenirs for sale.
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  • The south of the access road to the park was ablaze with wildflowers when we visited. The photos we took would be unremarkable if taken on a wet English moorland or meadow, but to see such beauty in a...  more »
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  • We can only visit the Cottonwood at the Joshua Tree National Park this time. The walk was easy and there were plenty of wild flowers and dessert flowers and plants on our walk. This place is just so gorgeous it's worth your time. If you want to camp here, you must reserve and you must make the reservation 6-9mos ahead or you don't get a space here. This is a very popular park for camping. Spring and Fall are the best seasons to camp here.
  • Friendly greeting from the park ranger at the southern entrance to Joshua Tree National Park! The sign about the air quality and fire danger was interesting. We enjoyed our visit here and bought postcards

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