Lincoln Military Housing Office
Home to the world's largest Marine Corps Base, Twentynine Palms is also the home of Joshua Tree National Park and the gateway to the scenic Mojave Desert, the great California outback, and Mojave National Preserve. It boasts pristine air, beautiful natural surroundings, and a small-town family lifestyle. Halfway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, the area is classified as "high desert". Expect high temperatures, low humidity and clear, sunny skies during the summer months with an average annual temperature of 67 degrees.
Lincoln Military Housing offers 1,567 homes within 15 communities, serving the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms.
There's much to do and experience here: The Joshua Tree National Park offers recreational activities from hiking, camping, bird watching, bicycling and rock climbing, to participating in the many ranger-led programs. The Great Mojave Preserve is internationally revered for its natural beauty, vistas, geology, botany, zoology, and big, star-filled night skies. With an active parks and recreation department, the community offers a full agenda of sports programs, including the Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Kids Club.
Twentynine Palms is also in close proximity to Los Angeles, Big Bear, Las Vegas and Palm Springs—each with a diverse and plentiful offering of sightseeing, shopping, dining, entertainment, sports, and art and cultural opportunities.
Source: Lincoln Military Housing Website