"FalconGuides point the compass to the best spots to play, climb, hike, fish, and be." --CNN.com For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuide has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors. From the hot Sonoran Desert in the east to the cooler Mojave Desert in the west, Joshua Tree National Park offers diverse landscapes, picturesque rock formations, and exciting opportunities for adventure. Explore ruins of a mining mill at Wonderland Ranch, discover panoramic views from Ryan Mountain, and hike or bike among some of the largest Joshua trees in the park at Upper Covington Flat. Explore! Joshua Tree National Park shows you all the best outdoor activities in the park. Look inside to find: a fold-out color map of the park, complete with trails where to camp, hike, bike, and drive trail descriptions and accurate directions local hazards and safety precautionsGrubbs, Bruce is the author of 'AFalconGuide Explore! Joshua Tree National Park ', published 2006 under ISBN 9780762735433 and ISBN 0762735430.