Mojave National Preserve

Mojave National Preserve

Hole-in-the-Wall Information Center

Interpretive Programs
Saturday evening ranger talks and Sunday morning guided nature walks are available, staffing permitting, in the fall and spring.

Basic orientation, as well as a 12-minute film about the preserve.

Information, bookstore, campgrounds, picnic area, trailhead, restroom, water, telephone.

Hours of Operation
Winter (October?April): Wednesday through Sunday, 9 a.m.?4 p.m.
Summer (May?September): Friday through Sunday, 9 a.m.?4 p.m.

Entrance Fee

760 252-6104 or 760 928-2572


From I-40: Exit Essex Road (about 49 miles east of Ludlow, Calif., or 8 miles west of Fenner, Calif.). Continue 10 miles north on Essex Road to junction with Black Canyon Road. Bear right on Black canyon Road and continue an additional 10 miles to Hole-in-the-Wall.