Plan Your Trip

Planning a trip to or around the Jawbone Canyon Area? These sections will help you plan your trip, and learn all about the opportunities that await you in the desert!


Planning a camping trip? This section will help you know what to be mindful of when camping on BLM, State, or National Forest Lands.

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Keep Our Desert Beautiful

Please respect the natural and historic landmarks found here. Abide by the Leave No Trace principles. Please respect all fences and no trespassing signs. Enjoy our desert lands responsibly and respectfully.

Leave No Trace

All visitors should utilize the “Leave No Trace Seven Principles:”

  1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
  2. Travel and Camp on Durable
  3. Dispose of Waste Properly
  4. Leave What You Find
  5. Minimize Campfire Impacts
  6. Respect Wildlife
  7. Be Considerate of Other Visitors

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Jawbone Canyon, CA
Jawbone Canyon, CA
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Dedicated to Ed Waldheim

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Founder of the Friends of Jawbone (FOJ)

Friends of Jawbone is a non-profit corporation under section 501(c)(3). If you or your business would like to support Friends of Jawbone, please click here.

Special Thanks To:

Please join us in thanking our Supporters:

Shaw Charitable Fund


Please join us in thanking the sponsors of our 26th Moose Anderson Day:

Bureau of Land Management
Mather Ice
CSI Electric
Rio Tinto-US Borax
Peak Productions
High Desert Cycles
Mojave Off-Road Adventures
Jawbone Channel
Jawbone Store
Fun Time ATV Rentals
Dirt and Destroy

CarMax Foundation
Karl’s Hardware
Crystal Geyser
IMC Real Estate JBL Associates
Point Mugu 4×4 Club
RSI Petroleum
Doug Varner
Indian Wells Brewing Company
Happy Trails Data Management
Mojave Gold