The Living Desert was established in 1970 in response to the impact that resort development would have on the local desert ecosystem. The zoo is home to North American, African, Asian and Australian desert plants and animals. There are extensive gardens throughout the grounds.
COST: Admission is $17.25. Parking is free.
CARPOOLING: North Main Corona Park N Ride, near the 91 and 15 at the; exit the 91 on North Main Street, the parking lot is located between E. Grand Blvd and the 91 (not the metro station). We will leave the parking lot at 8:30 SHARP.
NONCARPOOLING: We will meet at the entrance of the park at 10:00, 47900 Portola Ave, Palm Desert