Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument, California Camping & Hiking

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Directions

The Santa Rosa Mountains Visitor Center located off State Highway 74 south of Palm Desert was dedicated in 1996 and open to the public. The Visitor Center address is 51-500 Hwy 74, Palm Desert, CA 92260 and is 4 miles south of the intersection of Highway 74 and Highway 111 in Palm Desert.

Phone

760-862-9984 (Visitor Center) or 760-833-7100 (Field Office)

Activities

AUTO TOURING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, WILDERNESS, PHOTOGRAPHY, HORSE CAMPING

Camping Reservations

Reserve your campsite at these camping areas:

California Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

California Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More California Recreation Areas

Santa Rosa San Jacinto Mountains National Monument 15th Anniversary

Visit Us – Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument

The Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains provide a world-renowned scenic backdrop to the desert communities of the Coachella Valley. The National Monument serves as a model for community based support and creation. This monument reflects the vision of the local jurisdictions that assisted in the designation.

Visitor Center Open Wednesday – Monday
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Oct 1 – April 14
Visitor Center Open Thursday – Monday
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., April 15 – April 30
Visitor Center Open Friday – Monday
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., May 1 – Sept 30