Mojave National Preserve

Mojave National Preserve

Other Areas of Interest in Mojave

Goffs School

Goffs & Its Schoolhouse - The East Mojave Desert has a rich history reaching back to a journey of exploration in 1776 when Fr. Francisco Garces became the first non-Indian to cross the Mojave Desert (he passed within one mile of the present community of Goffs). Behind him came ...

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Hotel Nipton

Privately-operated hotel and store. Built in 1910, this charming hotel on the preserve's northern boundary reflects the railroad, ranching, and mining history of the small community at ...

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Mitchell Caverns

Mitchell Caverns are limestone caves that feature a wide variety of formations. Trips through the caverns are conducted by guided tours only and last about 1 1/2 hours. Although the tour is not strenuous, there is a half-mile walk to the cave entrance from the visitor center and another ...

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