California cabin for sale

Under $100K Sunday – c.1959 California Cabin For Sale on 5 Acres – 20 Min to Joshua Tree

OHU50K Notes   $97,500

How about a desert home on five acres? The one bedroom, California cabin for sale is located in the Mohave Desert near trails and is just 20 minutes to Joshua Tree National Park. Visitors to the area love renting out these type of tiny homes, so this might make a great investment.From 1938 to 1976, the federal government dispersed land in the high desert under the Small Tract Act. Homesteaders were given a deed to acreage, usually five, if they constructed a cabin at least 400 square feet minimum within three to five years. They called them Jackrabbit Homesteads. Many of these cabins are abandoned now, but wise investors have recently been snatching them up.



Agent Comments

This is your Wonder Valley dream cabin on five acres. It is solar powered off the grid with hauled water. Unlimited views and no really close neighbors. Completely remodeled and ready to move in. Consider all the possibilities for your use, live here fulltime or make it a vacation destination. Find your creative energies here for art or music. The Palms Restaurant the desert entertainment venue is just a short drive away. Centrally located to visit the Joshua Tree National Park or new the Mojave Trails National Monument and the BLM public lands with all they have to offer. The artwork on the cabin was created by Jules Muck, AKA Muckrock a muralist out of Venice California. Wonder Valley is a special place. Good roads to the property. Bring your friends, desert toys, lot of space for RV parking and additional improvements. The five acres is setup for camping in dedicated sites now. You have to be here to fully appreciate the spacious vistas, brilliant stars overhead and peace and quite of this unique desert experience. An appointment is required to visit this actively used property. Call agent for complete details and to arrange a showing.

  • 1 bed
  • 1 bath
  • 400 sqft
  • 5 acre lot
  • Build date 1959


If interested in a property, please contact the realtor whose link is provided in the post below, or contact an agent of your own choosing. Independent verification of details and status is recommended. 

83850 McCombie Rd, Wonder Valley, CA 92277    $97,500







To read an interesting story of a woman Jackrabbit homesteader, click here.

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