Big Morongo Canyon Preserve
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Tips from locals
Wonderful bird watching. Great excursion that is easy to access. This is not a widely known location and there is no entrance fee to roam the trails and enjoy preserve.
A little gem hidden in the desert. If you are a nature lover, you will enjoy this.
VISIT The Preserve entrance is one block south of State Highway 62 in Morongo Valley, a community located between Palm Springs and Joshua Tree National Park. The Preserve boundaries extend from Morongo Valley to the bottom of Big Morongo Canyon in the west end of the Coachella Valley, northwest of…
A 31,000 acre preserve, this diverse landscape has been an important part of the Morongo Basin’s natural and cultural history for almost two billion years. The canyon’s unique geographic makeup allows it to trap snowmelt from the nearby San Bernardino Mountains, creating a spring-fed wetland area…
Big Morongo Canyon Preserve done differently
With small group activities led by locals, get to know this iconic landmark through Airbnb Experiences and the people who live in Morongo Valley