Dunes in Mojave National Preserve

Kelso Dunes

Rising to 700ft, these beautiful dunes are the country’s third-tallest sand dunes. Under the right conditions they emanate low humming sounds that are caused by shifting sands. Running downhill sometimes jump-starts…
Park in Mojave National Preserve

Mojave National Preserve

You can spend an entire day or just a few hours driving around the free Mojave National Preserve, taking in such natural sights as giant dunes, an extinct volcano, a huge Joshua-tree forest and sculptured rock walls…
Mountain in Mojave National Preserve

Cima Dome

Visible to the south from I-15, Cima Dome is a 1500ft hunk of granite spiked with volcanic cinder cones and crusty outcrops of basalt left by lava. Its slopes are smothered in Joshua trees that collectively make up …