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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Tourist Information Center
“What an awe inspiring National Park. Be sure to grab a map at the visitor center, bring plenty of water and go for a memorable hike or even rick climbing.”
  • 370 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
BBQ Restaurant
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“Great food, awesome vibe. Sit outside and get a free concert. Gets very crowded on the weekends.”
  • 435 locals recommend
Outlet Mall
“Located 40 minutes away; Conveniently located between Palm Springs and Los Angeles, Cabazon Outlets offers a unique desert landscape shopping experience nestled between the Santa Rosa and San Gorgonio Mountain Range. This quaint 65,000 square foot retail shopping center features 18 specialty retailers in a relaxed open-air environment. Cabazon is a name that has become synonymous with quality outlet shopping and is a destination for over 15 million shoppers every year. The architectural focal point of the center is a copper-clad Florentine dome. The dome is crowned by a lantern and spire, which stands over an elaborate stone compass inlay, identifying local landmarks and orienting customers to other destinations.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Bar
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“10 min drive from house- This is a great place to grab a beer, some fries and play pool. Perfect stop when shopping in downtown Joshua Tree with friends.”
  • 250 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Breakfast Spot
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“Easy spot for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Casual, diner fare. Be prepared for a long wait on weekends during brunch and lunch hours. ”
  • 211 locals recommend
Tourist Information Center
“Be sure to stop by the visitor center, especially if it’s your first visit to the National Park.”
  • 158 locals recommend
Spiritual Center
“The Integraton is a structure designed by ufologist George Van Tassel. Tassel claimed the Integratron was capable of rejuvenation, anti-gravity and time travel. It now hosts sound baths for those who wish for deep relaxation and introspection. Tickets well out weeks in advance so book early!”
  • 207 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Healthy sandwiches, wraps, smoothies and salads. Small, be prepared for a wait or get it to go!”
  • 214 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Shopping Centre
“Ontario Mills is the largest shopping mall and outlet mall in San Bernardino County, California. It is located in Ontario, California, and with 28 million annual visitors, it is one of the top shopping and tourist destinations in Southern California Huge indoor outlet mall offers 192 stores. Some of the shops include: Rainforest Cafe, Dave & Busters, Nike, Coach, Zales, Tommy Hilfiger, Gap, Tory Burch, Victoria Secret, Nordstrom Rack, Nautica, J. Crew Factory, Puma, etc”
  • 38 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Visit the outdoor installation artist & sculptor Noah Purifoy created. "The Noah Purifoy Foundation's mission is to preserve and maintain the site that Noah Purifoy developed."”
  • 134 locals recommend
Ski Area
“This is a great place to ski or snowboard. They have all kinds of classes to get you started or to tune you up. Plenty of places to eat here as well. ”
  • 116 locals recommend
Lodging
“Prominent ski mountain featuring 4 peaks & 12 lifts, plus lessons, rentals & dining.”
  • 132 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Walking distance. Pizza place with indoor and outdoor seating. So relaxing to sit outside and eat pizza. Many veggie options! ”
  • 165 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Call ahead to book your dinner time. It’s a gem in the desert that worth the wait. Enjoy French cuisine in the high desert and meet the most friendly people who takes the dinning experience to another level. ”
  • 198 locals recommend
Zoo
“Not your typical zoo!!! This place doesn’t cage animals for show, they’re actually a rehabilitation facility offering injured, orphaned and imprinted wild animals a safe haven, temporarily while they heal, or permanently, as they are unable to survive on their own. Whats also great is that the wild life there are all local to the Big Bear surroundings.”
  • 111 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Very comfortable environment, out door, beautiful mountains behind the shopping center. ”
  • 38 locals recommend