Please, no access allowed after hours.
Preserve Hiking and Parking Lot
October 1 - April 30
7 am to 5 pm
May 1 - September 30
6 AM TO 8 PM
Summer Gates open all summer from 6 am to 8 pm. The lot will accommodate 5-10 vehicles.
Please observe posted guidelines.
Please be off the preserve by 8 pm.
We are sorry for the inconvenience, but our lot cannot accommodate large vehicles.
Please park all large vehicles on the side of the road:
recreational vehicles of all sizes, busses, 5th wheels, campers, semi trailers, tractors, trucks, vans or other large vehicles longer than 20 feet.
Please stay on trails.
The trails to Willis Palms, Pushawalla, Hidden Palms, Indian Palms and Horseshoe Palms
can always be accessed via the trailheads on Thousand Palms Canyon Road and Ramon Road.
These trails are accessible after hours.
PLEASE OBSERVE THE POSTED HOURS.
**Subject to change: please calll to confirm 760-343-2733 or 760-343-1234
September 1 - May 31
8 am - 4 pm
The Visitors' Center is closed for the summer.
and on the following holidays:
New Years Eve
New Years Day
*Hours are dependent on availability of volunteer staff.
The Visitors Center is located at 29200 Thousand Palms Canyon Road, Thousand Palms, CA 92276