We are committed to providing you with a fun and safe experience. Our guides take great precautions to ensure your safety.

An initial detailed safety briefing will be provided, with safety stops along the route .

Walkie talkies will be provided to each driver for the duration of the excursion.

Printed detailed trail and terrain maps are provided.

Waivers and acknowledgement of risk forms are required to be signed prior to departure.

Our guide is First Aid and CPR certified.

How to Prepare for Your Ride

You & Your Vehicle


  • A high-clearance, 4WD/AWD vehicle suitable for off-road terrain 
  • Good condition and serviced recently (oil change / fluid) 
  • Equipped with recovery gear / tow equipment (optional)
  • Full tank of gas
  • Driver must be 21 years or older

Stay with The Group


  • Be sure to stay with the group and radio for assistance if needed.
  • Be prepared for sudden weather changes; temperatures can vary drastically.
  • Flash floods are possible.

What To Bring / Do


  • Ample water (minimum 1 gallon for each person)
  • Food (1-2 meals depending on whether you book a half/full day)
  • Emergency supplies and/or first aid kit

Navigation Tools


  • Our guide uses a Garmin inReach® Satellite Communicator for navigation.
  • While it’s not required that guests have GPS devices, we do recommend you download offline Google Maps of Joshua Tree National Park beforehand. (Instructions)