Swarming Bees Shut Down Popular Overlook In Joshua Tree National ParkThe closure was instituted both to protect visitors and deprive bees of the moisture from cars and water bottles from visitors in the summer, encouraging the swarm to move on.
Joshua Tree National Park Trolls Miley Cyrus For Pics Of Singer Climbing California Desert IconPark officials put out a statement that, while not immediately directed at Miley Cyrus, urged the public not to climb the fragile Joshua trees.
Bruised, Beaten Joshua Tree National Park To Reopen After ShutdownParts of the nearly 800,000-acre national park remained open during the shutdown that started on Dec. 22, and ended just last Friday.
Recreation Fees Keep Joshua Tree National Park OpenNational Park Service officials say they will use Federal Land and Recreation Enhancement funds to immediately bring back park maintenance crews to deal with sanitation issues and maintain some visitor services, including reopening the campgrounds.
Joshua Tree National Park To Close Due To Federal Government ShutdownJoshua Tree National Park will close this week due to damage from the ongoing partial shutdown of the federal government, officials said Tuesday.
Government Shutdown Forces Joshua Tree National Park To Close CampgroundsJoshua Tree will remain open during the shutdown but its popular campgrounds will close at noon Wednesday, according to the National Park Service.
Attorney Survives 5 Days In Desert By Drinking Urine, Eating CactusLa Mesa attorney Paul Hanks, 54, set out to celebrate his birthday with a hike in Joshua Tree National Park. Clad only in shorts and a T-shirt, Hanks took just a couple of energy packs and a few hours’ worth of water with him on his March 11 hike.
Best 2017 Veterans Day Freebies & Discounts In L.A.As a thank you for those defending our country, these stores and restaurants offer the best freebies and deals in L.A.
Mating Season For Tarantulas Commences At Joshua Tree National ParkHikers be warned – the National Park Service says it’s now tarantula mating season.
National Park Service Celebrates Centennial With Waived Entrance FeesGet a much-needed dose of nature this weekend at any of the four federally-protected green spaces within driving distance of Los Angeles in honor of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary.
Best Summer Backpacking Trips Near Los AngelesBackpacking is one such adventure that can be enjoyed around the greater Los Angeles area, and areas surrounding America's second largest city.
Best Places To View Wildlife Near Los AngelesWithout a doubt, Southern California is endowed with an abundance of wildlife, exotic and otherwise and are indigenous to this part of the Golden State or to another parts of the world. From deep in the desert to life saving preserves, these esteemed animals can also be seen in well endowed parks and natural habitats, attracting visitors from Los Angeles for the chance to catch a glimpse of a diverse number of critters and the picturesque environments in which they currently roam. Consider the following five.
Guide To SoCal's Green SpacesLos Angeles offers many open spaces to soothe the mind and take in the open air.
Best Day Trips From Orange CountyTaking a break from the everyday grind is necessary and for those in Orange County looking for a getaway for the day, here are the best places to get a quick fix away from Orange County.
Travel To California’s Joshua Tree National ParkPack your camping gear and a comfortable pair of hiking boots, then make plans to head on out and enjoy time in the great outdoors at the Joshua Tree National Park.