The term mojave derives from mohave tribe of native americans that originally inhabited the area as a tribal name mohave survives to this day, and is still used to refer to native.
The transition from the hot sonoran desert to the cooler and higher great basin is called the mojave desert this arid region of southeastern california and portions of nevada, arizona and. The mojave desert ( / m oʊ ˈ h ɑː v i, m ə-/, mo-hah-vee or mə-hah-vee) is an arid rain-shadow desert and the driest desert in north america it is in the southwestern united states. The mojave desert is located in the southwestern united states and is composed of death valley, pahrump valley, amargosa valley, the las vegas valley and some of the surrounding areas.
Mojave desert virtual tours and photos of points of interest.
The mojave resort in palm desert offers a comfortable stay with 24 boutique hotel rooms we are near top attractions including living desert zoo & gardens and palm desert aquatic center.
13 reviews of mojave desert mojave mo' fun that should be their unofficial tag line this high desert is a sanctuary all it's own while others fly through traveling to vegas or other. Mojave national preserve is vast at 16 million acres, it is the third largest unit of the national park system in the contiguous united states. The mojave desert is the smallest of the four american deserts while the mojave lies between the great basin shrub steppe and the sonoran desert, its fauna is more closely allied with the. Please donate-----mountain hardware mojave river valley museum: the whole mojave mojave desert map freeways and highways map interactive map of major transportation corridors in the mojave.