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Amboy Crater Campfire Stories & Star Party

October 5 @ 4:30 pm 10:00 pm

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the California Desert Protection Act, Visit 29 Palms and the Mojave Desert Land Trust present a special evening around the campfire and under the stars at the iconic Amboy Crater National Natural Landmark in Mojave Trails National Monument on Saturday, October 5.

Join Desert Oracle’s Ken Layne around the campfire for an engaging collection of spooky and historic campfire stories from 7:00pm – 8:00pm, followed by a spectacular tour of the dark night sky with the 29 Palms Astronomy Club from 8:00pm – 10:00pm!

For those interested in exploring Amboy Crater and taking in the beautiful sunset with us, please join us at 6:30pm.

-warm layers of clothing
-water and snacks
-comfortable chair
-comfortable, closed-toed shoes suitable for a variety of terrain
-a red light headlamp and/or flashlight
-area maps (available at the 29 Palms Visitor Center)

Amboy Crater National Natural Landmark

87520 National Trails Hwy
Amboy, California 92304 United States
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MDLT welcomes responsible, non-motorized use of our lands, such as hiking. If you have an interest in holding an organized event on MDLT land which charges participants a fee, which would have a large number of participants, or which requires special accommodations, equipment or supplies, a Special Use Permit may be required. The permit allows us to ensure that our lands are treated respectfully and that we are able to keep them in good condition for the future enjoyment of all.

Click here for our Special Use Application