Sober in Vegas: A Gem in the Desert, Cactus Joe’s

Recently we took a little drive out towards Red Rock for a visit to Cactus Joe’s.

Of course we also took the opportunity for a hike, but this was such a fun stop along the drive!

Located along Blue Diamond Road headed towards Red Rock, look out for the colored flags and the truck advertising the business.

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Be on the lookout for the truck & signs!

Cactus Joe’s has ample parking, and is a great place to check out rocks, plants, lawn art, and outdoor goodies.

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A view of the front area of Cactus Joe’s

Especially during the winter, this place can lift the spirits! I especially love the green house areas.

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enjoying the cacti…
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some little succulents as well…

In addition to the indoor green house area, Cactus Joe’s has a huge outdoor area!

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Art for your lawn and yard area are aplenty!
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If you’re a rock hound this place is a dream
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cutest. plant. ever.

There is also a labyrinth here! Y’all know I love a good labyrinth, so it was a delightful surprise to find one at CJ’.s

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Labyrinth for your enjoyment!

They also have an indoor store area which features locally made jewelry, windchimes, books on local plants/wildlife/history, semiprecious stones and incense.

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A front view of the indoor store area

And they have a furry friend in the store!

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My new friend!

They also have a few enclosed area with specialty rocks from the southwest–each bin tells you about where in the southwest the rock specimens are from!

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So much amethyst! Tears of joy!

If you are looking for a fun stop on the way to or from Red Rock, Spring Mountain Ranch or Bonnie Springs-Cactus Joe’s is absolute perfection.


Thanks for reading, and happy sobering friends!

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