Twentynine Palms Oasis (Oasis of Mara), Joshua Tree National Park

Categories: Deserts, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
3.7/5 based on 50 reviews on the web
Twentynine Palms Oasis (Oasis of Mara) is located in Joshua Tree National Park. Use our Joshua Tree National Park vacation builder to visit Twentynine Palms Oasis (Oasis of Mara) on your trip to Joshua Tree National Park, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Sadly the oasis has all but dried out and much of the vegetation is either dead or dying,but at points along the trail are story boards the tell of the life and death of a young Indian girl that suppo...  read more »
  • This was an interesting find in the desert. There is a small spring that feeds the oasis, and we could imagine people gathering here over the centuries to escape the heat and find water. Quite interes...  read more »
  • We had a few hours to spend but did not want to start our main adventure in Joshua Tree Park. Since this part has its own entrance and is off the main trail and close to our hotel, we decided to visit...  read more »
  • I was expecting more based on the photos I've seen from Google search. Anyway, the place looks different from the photos. It don't look very appealing. Good thing was our main goal was the Joshua Tree National Park - which was very close to it.
  • Interesting short, paved walk around an actual oasis centered around a natural spring. Worth 30 minutes.
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