Desert Winds Golf Course
Website • 7.0 Miles
LOCATION: Mwr Magtftc Bldg 3811, Twentynine Palms, CA (760) 830-6132
Desert Winds Golf Course is a military golf course located at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center. It is open to the public and offers 18 holes of golf on a championship-rated course, a driving range and putting greens. Rental clubs are available for active duty personnel, and electric carts are available.
First Tee Golf Program
First Tee Golf Program is on Saturday’s. Call the pro shop for more information and seasonal hours. Open to ages 7 to 17 and all skill levels. Golf Clubs are provided. Visit the First Tee Gold Program website here.
Roadrunner Dunes Golf Course
Website • 2.6 Miles
LOCATION:4733 Desert Knoll Ave, Twentynine Palms, CA (760) 367-5770
The 9-hole “Roadrunner Dunes” course at the Roadrunner Dunes Golf Course facility in Twentynine Palms, California features 3,100 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 36 . The course rating is 35.0 and it has a slope rating of 115. Designed by Lawrence M. Hughes, ASGCA, the Roadrunner Dunes golf course opened in 1964. Tom Parkhurst manages the course as the Owner.
Nine Hole Regulation Course.
36 Par – 3184 Yards – 70.0 Rating.
Full Service Pro Shop & Food/Beverage.
Knott Sky Park
Website • 3.0 Miles
LOCATIONS: El Sol Avenue, Twentynine Palms, CA (760)367-7562
Knott Sky Park is a city park that is located on El Sol Avenue, south of 29 Palms Hwy, and includes a baseball field, a picnic shelter, a new large playground, and restroom facilities.
Knott Sky Park Features:
Luckie Park, Pool & Ballfields
Website • 1.2 Miles
LOCATION: 5885 Luckie Ave, Twentynine Palms, CA (760)367-7562
Luckie Park is a Twentynine Palms City Park located on Luckie Avenue. It offers a swimming pool, two playground areas, three picnic shelters, two lighted basketball courts, a skateboard park with lights and a restroom, four lighted baseball fields, two sets of two horseshoe pits, a lighted soccer field, two racquetball courts and restroom facilities.
Luckie Park Features:
Baseball Fields (4) Lighted
Horseshoe Pits (2 sets of 2)
Soccer Field Lighted
Indoor Racquetball Courts (2)
Joshua Tree National Park
Website • 2.3 Miles
Oasis Visitor Center
LOCATION: 74485 National Park Drive, Twentynine Palms, CA (760)367-5525
For those of you seeking a beautiful, unspoiled, natural high desert landscape, Joshua Tree National Park offers 790,000 acres of mountain climbing, rock climbing, hiking, beautiful cacti and wildflowers, native birds and animals and some of the most incredible rock formations in the world. You’ll certainly want to bring along your camera or artist’s paints.
There are many other opportunities for adventure at Joshua Tree National Park, including numerous hiking and biking trails, camping, horseback riding, self-guided and Ranger-led tours of various historic sites like the Desert Queen Ranch. There are also numerous opportunities for birding, stargazing, and viewing wildflowers.
Another fascinating activity is visiting old gold mines. There are eight gold mining districts in Joshua Tree National Park, featuring old mines from the California Gold Rush days. The mines most easily visited are the Mastodon in the Cottonwood Spring District, the Lost Horse, Gold Coin and the Silver Bell in the Middle Pinyon District, and the Desert Queen in the northern Pinyon District.
When visiting Joshua Tree National Park, stop at the Visitor Center first to learn about the many hiking and biking trails and other points of interest in the park. The Visitor Center offers Park information, exhibits, maps, cards, books, guides & videos.
Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park:
Keys Ranch Tour
Geology Motor Tour
Website • 0.6 Miles
LOCATION: 73768 Gorgonio Drive, Twentynine Palms, CA 760-367-9502
The Bowladium fun for the entire family with 16 lanes and open bowling. It is fully equipped and offers a pro shop, pool tables, coffee shop and cocktail lounge. The cocktail lounge offers karaoke on Thursday & Saturday nights, and the Little Italy cafe is located onsite.