Twentynine Palms Oasis (Oasis of Mara), Joshua Tree National Park
(3.9/5 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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TripAdvisor
  • Just so peaceful, full of wild life. Enjoyed all the plant species as well. This would be a good place for wheelchair people, as the entire path is paved. There is another trail that heads out to anot...  more »
  • 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...  more »
  • It is educational to see a spring in the middle of a desert and there were some beautiful plants. If you are already there it is a lot of fun to see this place but I would not drive a long distance ju...  more »
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  • The park has a wide variety of things to see including rock formations and the unique Joshua tree. Great place to see stars at night when the skies are clear
  • Very nice visitors center, Rangers were helpful. Nice spot to picnic with shade.
  • Summary based on several visits: --water point and clean toilets --helpful advice, as at many parks --labeled plants helpful in identifying when seen in the wild --great starting point for Oasis of Mara walk on paved "trail" --better store than many parks with some unique, low cost items Highly recommended.
  • Very informative and enthusiastic staff. Large variety of memorabilia to purchase.
  • One if the most unique places on the planet!