The Surprising Southern California Town That Makes An Excellent Weekend Getaway

When you imagine a trip to Joshua Tree, you may find yourself thinking it’s the type of place you visit for only a day trip to explore the stunning hikes at Joshua Tree National Park. But we think it makes for a pretty spectacular weekend away. Here’s a sample of what you can find when you head to this incredible little SoCal town.

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What do you think of this weekend trip to Joshua Tree? If you’ve never visited before, make sure to bookmark this article so you can follow the itinerary. Where are some of your favorite places to travel in SoCal for a weekend away? We’d love to know, so please share in the comments.

Looking for more SoCal adventures to embark on this year? We think you may also enjoy taking a peek at this road trip that will lead you to all Seven Wonders of Southern California. It’s going to be a memorable trip!