Burns Piñon Ridge Reserve

University of California, Natural Reserve System

Burns Piñon Ridge Reserve

About Us

Burns Piñon Ridge Reserve lies at the westernmost edge of the Mojave Desert along a transition zone between the lower, hotter Mojave Desert and the high-elevation ecosystems of the San Bernardino Mountains. 

Natural Resources

Burns Piñon Ridge Reserve’s geologically interesting areas are home to a rich diversity of species that have been extensively studied.