The terrain is consistent, with steeply sloped mountains and flat valleys running northwest–southeast, with elevations ranging from 1,800 to 4,500 feet (1,400 m) above sea level. The base covers a total area of 596,288 acres (931.7 sq mi). (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. For more information please contact 760.830.0302 or, MEDICAL SHUTTLE SERVICE TO BALBOA, PT LOMA, AND NAVAL HOSPTIAL CAMP, MCAGCC provides medical shuttle services to Naval Medical Centers San Diego, (Balboa), Pt Loma, and Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton for all Marines and, Sailors each weekday (not including holiday 96s and 72s). The area is mentioned in Robert Plant's song "29 Palms". Griffith Park: Check out the Griffith Park Observatory, LA Zoo, The Autry, Griffith Park, Greek Theater, and Forrest Lawn Museum. It is also approximately 111 miles from the Barstow-Daggett Airport located in Daggett, California. Submit requests by emailing, or, call 760-830-7361 to leave a voicemail (all calls are returned the same or, The Drug Education for Youth Program is looking for motivated and dedicated, adults who want to serve as mentors from May 2018-May 2019. Please also use this number, if you have any suggestions or ideas to help the Combat Center to conserve, water. Walks typically last 45 minutes to an hour. Las Vegas: About a 2 hour drive. The Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center (MCAGCC), also known as 29 Palms, is the largest United States Marine Corps base. ), "Twentynine Palms was to be a permanent 'combined-arms exercise college' for all of the Marine Corps. If you have any questions, or want additional information please contact the MTF Deployability, Coordinator, M. Denise Bulkley, at 830-2800 or by email to, MCAGCC is committed to water conservation and reducing water waste. In August 2008, the Marine Corps submitted a land withdrawal application to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for approximately 422,000 acres (1,710 km2) contiguous to base as part of an ongoing study by the Marine Corps for possible base expansion, along with the establishment of corresponding special-use airspace, necessary to train a Marine Expeditionary Brigade at the Combat Center. Staff, “Navy Will Use Field At Twentynine Palms”, ‘’The San Bernardino Daily Sun’’, San Bernardino, California, Tuesday 18 July 1944, Volume 50, page 9. It was a census-designated place (CDP) officially known as Twentynine Palms Base located adjacent to the city of Twentynine Palms in southern San Bernardino County, California. Homeward certain 10. Walk-ins, are welcome but appointments will always take precedence. Journey with Christian as he travels from, the City of Destruction to the Celestial City. Commissary Dining Family Care Family Housing Fitness Centers Household Goods (DMO) K-12 School Liaison MCCS 29 MCX Movie Schedule Naval Hospital Twentynine Palms Post Office Provost Marshal Just as noteworthy was the creation of a Tactical Exercise Control Center with the primary purpose of controlling, instructing and critiquing the exercises. All are invited, PWD is currently performing maintenance and change over on our air, conditioning systems and swamp coolers. It was a census-designated place (CDP) officially known as Twentynine Palms Base located adjacent to the city of Twentynine Palms in southern San Bernardino County, California.As of the 2000 census, the base had a total population of 8,413. The per capita income for the base was $12,615. This class will continue to be held at the Education Center, building, 1530, 6th Street. 19.6% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. The climate is described best as arid and upland desert. The population density was 2,287.5/km2 (5,935.8/mi2). Don’t leave umbrellas open or they can get blown away. Thank you for assisting in, GUIDANCE FOR DISCHARGING OF FIREARMS IN THE MORONGO BASIN, The Morongo Basin area consists of two incorporated cities of Yucca Valley. If you are trying to send mail or receive mail for a specific unit, you have to know which building that unit is located in. Also, many shows give a discount at the ticket counter. Weather:  The weather runs the extremes here in 29 Palms. [9], In the United States House of Representatives, Twentynine Palms Base is in the California's 8th congressional district, represented by Republican Paul Cook.[10]. Eligible individuals must be appointed by, their Commanding Officer and must be E6 and above or Officers who are, financially stable and have a minimum of one year remaining with the, Command. Out of the total population, 14.0% of those under the age of 18 and 0.0% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line. 0.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and <0.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. CTRL + SPACE for auto-complete. Weather is generally clear and sunny days, with low humidity. From the base, travel on HWY 62 towards Joshua Tree. As of the 2000 census, the base had a total population of 8,413. Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Last edited on 5 September 2020, at 20:12, Twentynine Palms Strategic Expeditionary Landing Field, List of United States Marine Corps installations, "Commanding General, MAGTF Training Command; and Commanding General, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center", "Naval Auxiliary Air Station Twentynine Palms (historical), CA – Area Other Places of Interest", "Marine Corps submits withdrawal application to Bureau of Land Management", "California's 8th Congressional District - Representatives & District Map", MCAGCC 29 Palms Base Overview & PCS Information, U.S. Marine Corps Combat Training Center: Census Tract 104.02, San Bernardino County, California,, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 5 September 2020, at 20:12. If you plan your visit right, you can attend a game show or talk show! You can’t fight the desert… you have to ride with it. Parking is free at San Diego, $6 or $8 at the Wild Animal Park. Times change depending on when it gets dark outside. For those attending the CDSO class they will be required to bring a copy of, their appointment letter the first day of class as well as something to, write with. The United States was embroiled in the Korean War. The program known as Mojave Viper[5] has become the model of pre-Operation Iraqi Freedom deployment training. This is a fantastic place to discover a hundred different kinds of food from small vendors and unique shops. The average household size was 3.4 and the average family size was 3.4. This area is all land with none covered by water. In the words of base historian, Col. Verle E. Ludwig, USMC (Ret.