Gorgeous scenery, exciting outdoor activities and year round warm weather are a few of the reasons that Joshua Tree is a great choice for a breakaway. A holiday rental home in Joshua Tree will put you close to the best of what this area has to offer. You are sure to feel like you are in your second home.
You will find many outdoor activities to enjoy whilst on holiday to Joshua Tree. Mountain climbing is very popular here and there are climbs that are appropriate for beginners and for more experienced climbers. A climbing school and organised climbing excursions are available. Horseback riding, repelling, and hiking are other activities that are popular in Joshua Tree. A short drive from Joshua Tree you will find beautiful California wineries and vineyards. Spend a day visiting some of these locations where you can participate in a wine tasting or learn how to properly pair wine with food.
Much of what there is to see whilst on holiday to Joshua Tree is found in nature. There are many interesting geological formations, including Skull Rock and many others. There is a Geology Trail upon which you will be able to see many of the most interesting formations. The only way to follow this trail is with a four-wheel drive vehicle. Not surprisingly, there are many gorgeous views. You may also see an old mine or ancient rock paintings. Pioneer Town was the set of a movie filmed in the 1940’s. Today it looks just as it did then, and fake gun fights take place here from April through October.
The weather in Joshua Tree is typically warm – even during the winter months. There are variations in temperatures based on the season and the summers are very warm. During the winter the average low temperatures are between 4° to 8° C and the average highs are between 17° to 21° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 12° and 17° C and the average highs are 27° to 32° C. The summer brings average low temperatures of 21° to 24° C and average highs of 37° to 39° C. There is very little precipitation with only 1 to 21 mm per month. The most occurs during the month of August.
The closest airport to Joshua Tree is Palm Springs International Airport (PSP), located 39 km away. Another option is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), located 119 km away. You will need a car for use during your stay.