Indian Cove Campground

Indian Cove Campground in Joshua Tree National Park
Indian Cove Campground in Joshua Tree National Park

Indian Cove Campground is a campground located in Joshua Tree National Park in San Bernardino county, California. The campground is located off of Highway 62 about thirteen miles east of Joshua Tree Village. and ten miles west of Twentynine Palms on the northern end of the Wonderland of Rocks formation.

Indian Cove Road dead-ends at this secluded area. Indian Cove has 101 campsites, including thirteen group campsites. Between Memorial Day and Labor Day it is 39 reservable sites. There are vault toilets but no water at the campsites. Water is available at the small ranger station roughly two miles north of the campground.

Joshua Tree National Park is a fantastic destination for those interested in Outdoor recreation including hiking, biking, horseback riding, rock climbing, bouldering, star-gazing, flowers and wildlife viewing. There are many historic sites in Joshua Tree National Park.

Because of the park’s very dry climate, fire danger in Joshua Tree is almost always very high. Be cautious. Campfires are allowed only in designated fire rings or grills that are found in park campgrounds or picnic areas. Keep fires small. Bring your own firewood. You may not gather park vegetation, whether living or dead, to fuel your campfire. If you plan to have a campfire, bring extra water to douse it thoroughly.

Campground Summary

NameIndian Cove Campground
Location Joshua Tree National Park,
San Bernardino, California
Latitude, Longitude34.0947412,-116.1616588
Elevation3400 feet
Number of Site101
AmenitiesTables, Fire Rings, Vault Toilets

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