Welcome to Morongo

Set at the foot of the beautiful San Gorgonio and San Jacinto Mountains, the Morongo Indian Reservation spans more than 35,000 acres and overlooks the vistas of the Banning Pass. Resilient and resourceful, the Morongo tribe has had to overcome many adversities.

Latest News

Morongo tribe partners with Southern California Edison on upgrade to transmission lines

Tuesday, July 20, 2021By Amanda Ulrich The Morongo Band of Mission Indians plans to use existing Southern California Edison power lines, a section of which cross its reservation in Banning, to help connect solar, wind and battery resources to the regional power grid.Morongo partnered with the utility company to develop and finance part of an…

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Morongo Becomes First Native American Tribe to be Approved as a Participating Transmission Owner in Nation

Monday, July 19, 2021 The tribe’s majority-owned partnership will use newly upgraded Southern California Edison transmission lines to connect solar, wind and battery resources to the regional power grid.The Morongo Band of Mission Indians near Palm Springs, California, has become the first Native American tribe in the nation to become a participating transmission owner as…

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Morongo Tribal Chairman Robert Martin Retires After 30 Years of Storied Leadership

Robert Martin MORONGO INDIAN RESERVATION – Tribal Chairman Robert Martin, a nationally recognized and respected leader in Indian Country who guided the Morongo Band of Mission Indians near Palm Springs, CA for three decades, will retire from tribal government, effective July 1. “I have thoroughly enjoyed my journey as I worked with our Tribal Council,…

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Upcoming Events

Aug 18

Daughters and Warriors of Morongo

Purchase Tickets Online, Drawing @ 01:00 PM

For questions or concerns contact Cultural Heritage at 951-755-5139.

Sep 24

30th Annual Morongo Thunder & Lightning Pow Wow

Morongo Casino Grounds @ 12:00 AM