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Desert Life Features
Ryan Ranch Ruins
Joshua Tree National Park.
The Ryan House is a historic ruin in Joshua Tree National Park. It was originally a six-room ranch house built in 1896 with adobe bricks and a stone masonry foundation. The home was destroyed in a fire in 1978.
An adventure through time. Explore the route used by pioneers on their way to California. The Mojave Road lets your SUV act as a time machine, guiding you on a trail that stretches for 138 miles through country virtually unchanged since prehistoric times. Learn more about the Mojave Road Guide by Dennis Casebier.
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If you’re looking for a fun thing to do with your kids, check out our “Break-at-Home” geode kits. This hands on rockhounding experience is a great way for kids to learn about geology, how geodes are formed and to experience the excitement of discovery when they break one open. Learn more about “Break-at-Home” geodes