BARSTOW ATTRACTIONS

Top 10 Things To Do in Barstow and Fort Irwin

Things to Do in Barstow Ever wondered what activities or sights to see while visiting our little corner of the vast Mojave Desert? Well today we count down the top 10 things to do while visiting Barstow, Ca. From the historic to the outdoors, there’s is certainly some unique areas worthy of a visit. Check it out. 10. Tons of …

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Mojave Trails

Mojave Trails Did you know, portions of the Mojave Desert east of Barstow between Interstate 15 & 40 is now recognized as National Monuments? Thanks in part to the Mojave Desert Land Trust and other conservation organizations and individuals, a wonderfully informative and easy to navigate website was created to guide visitors through this surprisingly beautiful area of Southern California.

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Survey

Barstow Stakeholder’s Survey Your responses are greatly needed in a survey about our community!! The Tourism Committee for Barstow is seeking the public’s help in answering a short survey on their thoughts about the area. We are going to use resident and stakeholder feedback to identify a common positive “brand” for Barstow. As in, which positive emotions and activities are viable for …

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Camping Under the Stars & Brilliant Sunsets

If you haven’t witnessed a Mojave Desert sunset in the fall while toasting marshmallows or hiked the gorgeous Sawtooth Canyon, then you are missing out my friend! Gorgeous sunsets boast brilliant oranges, yellows, reds, and even shades of purple in the later parts of the year. These 3 BLM camping areas are a definite must visit for any lover of …

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Route 66 Turns 90

As the 90th anniversary of Route 66 approaches in November, the city is pinning its hopes on a downtown revitalization plan that may infuse this five-mile stretch of road with new building facades, signage and pedestrian amenities. The city also wants to highlight its identity as a mural town, one of dozens of small California communities that are reproducing local history and culture through colorful murals, …

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Antiques Galore!

Antiques on Route 66 Visit Barstow, Ca you can find a plethora of antiques, kitschy memorabilia, and good old thrift store bargains.  From the mega consignment shops of the Treasure House Mall to local charity spots like the Veterans or Senior Thrift shops, there is definitely something for everyone. Come along and find some bargains with me.   Treasure House …

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