California Desert Conservation Area


The California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA) is a 25-million acre expanse of land in southern California designated by Congress in 1976. The Bureau of Land Management California Desert District administers over 10 millions acres in the CDCA with a mission to protect the natural, historic, recreational and economic riches of the California Desert. This Conservation Area is recognized for its special values and proximity to the population centers of southern California.


From Los Angeles, CA 1.Merge onto Hwy 101 S/?US-101 S via the ramp on the left to Interstate 10 Fwy E/?Interstate 5 Fwy S 2.2 mi

  1. Take the exit onto CA-60 E toward Pomona 24.9 mi
  2. Keep left to stay on CA-60 E, follow signs for Pomona/?Riverside 27.9 mi
  3. Merge onto CA-60 E/?I-215 S 4.4 mi
  4. Keep right to stay on I-215 S, follow signs for Interstate 215 S/?San Diego 2.6 mi
  5. Take the Cactus Ave E exit toward Moreno Valley 0.3 mi
  6. Turn right onto Cactus Ave 0.9 mi
  7. Turn left onto Veterans Way 0.3 mi
  8. Take the 1st right onto Calle San Juan De Los LagosDestination will be on the right


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    California Desert District 22835 Calle San Juan De Los Lagos Moreno Valley , CA 92553


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    BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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Currently Viewing California Desert Conservation Area
Featured Park
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
Featured Wildlife
The pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.
Currently Viewing California Desert Conservation Area