Skull Rock, Joshua Tree National Park

4.2
#3 of 9 in Nature in Joshua Tree National Park
Geologic Formation · Nature / Park
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  • This rock formations is super fun, and I would recommend checking it out. But, be prepared to stand in line to go up and see it, it seems like everyone in the park wanted to see it to.  more »
  • Always like to stop here for photos. This time I was able to crawl up into the right eye socket :-) had a little challenge getting down though.. so think about getting down when you go up ;-)  more »
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  • The skull rock itself is fine. Probably more interesting if you're under the age of 14. But the general area of Jumbo Rocks is cool and there's a big hike, so why not lay your eyes on a rock with eye sockets?
  • If you have any experience with climbing and such, its worth getting on top of not only the skull rock but also the nearest highest peak. Well, second highest at least. The highest I didn't try. What a view. I suggest sunrise once you've gotten up once already and know how it is. Absolutely amazing area.

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