Directions:

 

In order to stay abreast of HDTS events, and to be sent the latest maps and directions to our projects, send us an email at mailinglist@highdeserttestsites.com

 

To get to HDTS from Los Angeles:
(approx. 2+ hours)

Take the 10 east

Drive approx 1.5 hours (to the windmill fields)

Exit on Hwy 62 (29 Palms Hwy)

Take 62 (29 Palms Hwy) east towards 29 Palms.

The sites are located between Yucca Valley and Wonder Valley - An updated map will be posted before the next event on the website and will be available at the HDTS HQ at 6470 Veterans Way in downtown Joshua Tree.

 

From Further Away:

If you are flying to the west coast we recommend arriving at any of the following airports: Palm Springs airport (30 minutes from HDTS, but more expensive) Ontario Airport (1.5 hours from HDTS), Long Beach Airport (3 hours), or LAX (3 hours).

 

Accommodations:

Don't forget to book your rooms early as hotels tend to fill up over the weekend of the HDTS event. for a list of the hotels and cabins check the sidebar on this page.

 

 

Download the local driving map from HDTS CB08 (WEST)

Download the local driving map from HDTS CB08 (EAST)

Download the project descriptions from HDTS CB08


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Hotels and Lodging


Rattler Ranch Cabins
(Joshua Tree)
Two mid-century bungalows, in a beautiful Joshua Tree location, available for rent on a nightly basis, just minutes from Joshua Tree National Park entrance.
www.rattlerjoshuatree.com
909-224-8626


Joshua Tree Highlands Houses
(Joshua Tree)
Private Desert Vacation Rentals. Each House on Five Acres with Panoramic Mountain Views. Adjacent to Joshua Tree National Park.
www.joshuatreehighlandshouse.com


Spin and Margie's
Desert Hide-a-Way

(Joshua Tree)
Idyllic,hacienda-style lodging minutes from Joshua Tree National Park. A courtyard fire pit, portable gas grills, full kitchens, and private patios make you feel at home.
mindela@earthlink.net
www.deserthideaway.com


Quail Mountain House

(Joshua Tree)
Small free standing house on 5 acres around the corner from the National Park entrance. Simply but beautifully equipped and furnished. Perfect for 1, 2, or 3 people, but can accommodate 2 additional guests with comfortable sofa bed.Click here for more info.


High Desert Motel

(Joshua Tree)
(760) 366-1978, (888) 367-3898


Pretty Vacant Properties

Spend your weekend in either Rosa Muerta or Acido Dorado - two completely custom made architectural experiments (by architect Robert Stone) that could only happen here and now- in Joshua Tree.
http://www.prettyvacantproperties.com/


29 Palms Inn
(29 Palms)
Rooms and cabins for 1 to 8
29palmsinn@eee.org
www.29palmsinn.com


Hungry Bunny Ranch
(Twentynine Palms)
A beautiful, secluded loft next to Joshua Tree National Park. 2200 square feet, Sleeps 4 comfortably.
(831) 236-8359
http://www.hungrybunnyranch.com/


Pioneertown Motel

(Poineertown)
Rooms for 1 to 2
ptmotel@concentric.net
www.brainprod.com/ptmotel


Desert Wonderland

(Wonder Valley)
Two great cabins owned and decorated by Perry Hoffman in Wonder Valley.
Raven9@cox.net
http://desertwonderland.com/


Homestead Inn
(29 Palms)
Rooms for 1 or 2
info@joshuatreelodging.com
www.joshuatreelodging.co


Harmony Motel

(29 Palms)
Rooms for 1 or 2
harmonymotel@mac.com
www.harmonymotel.com


Joshua Desert Retreats

Cabins at $800 to $1300 per week
admin@joshuadesertretreats.com
www.JoshuaDesertRetreats.com


Roughly Manor

(29 Palms)
Rooms and cottages for up to 2
innkeepers@roughleymanor.com
www.roughleymanor.com


Circle C Lodge (29 Palms)
6340 El Rey Avenue, 29 Palms, CA 92277
Tel: (800) 545-9696
or (760) 367-7615 www.circleclodge.com



Rimrock Ranch Cabins

(Pioneertown)
info@rimrockranchcabins.com
www.rimrockranchcabins.com


Oasis of Eden Inn and Suites (Yucca Valley)
theme rooms with in room spas
oasisofeden@thegrid.net
www.oasisofeden.com


Yucca Inn
(Yucca Valley)
$48 to $129 per night
info@yuccainn.com
www.yuccainn.com


Rosebud Ruby Star

Two rooms for up to 2 people
sandy@rosebudrubystar.com
www.rosebudrubystar.com



Joshua Tree Ranch Getaway
(29 Palms)
4 bedroom house plus cabin at the end of a dirt road. Weekly rates available.
www.jtranchgetaway.com

Joshua Tree Connection
Six private cabins and houses in various locations. $230 - $650 for two nights. Weekly rates available.
760.401.4077
joshuatreeconnection@yahoo.com

Hacienda Hot Springs Inn
(Desert Hot Springs)
A boutique mineral spa hotel with a relaxed Old World ambience. 30 minutes from Joshua Tree, and 20 minutes from Palm Springs. Guests can soak in the famous mineral waters, relax, read from the selection of vintage books in the library, break a sweat in the Finnish rock sauna, or choose from a selection of original spa treatments based on native plants and herbs from the garden.
Call 760 251 2885
or mail@Haciendahotsprings.com
* 10% discount to guests arriving for the HDTS weekend


Miracle Manor Retreat

(Desert Hot Springs)
A small boutique spa-tel with queen rooms (queen beds) or a room with two twins - $150 or queen rooms with kitchenettes: $175 Available: gas grill, sumptuous, healthy and complimentary continental breakfast and 24-hour access to naturally fed mineral springs pools ~ 93 and 103 degrees). Also customized spa services available to all guests by appointment.

Miricle Manor is owned by architect and former SCI-Arc director , Michael Rotondi (RoTo Architects) and his partner/designer (also SCI-Arc professor) April Greiman (Made in Space). Manager, Julie Tolentino is Joshua Tree resident; PRAXIS MOHAVE Workshop creator with Ron Athey; and is a performance artist from NYC.

877 329 6642 toll free
or 760 329 6642
www.miraclemanor.com