Fort Irwin is located in San Bernardino County in Southern California.

To reach Fort Irwin, take I-15 towards Barstow.

From I-15, take the Ft Irwin Road Exit just North of Barstow. Head North for approximately 31 miles to the NTC Visitor Center. Stay to the left to enter the VC parking lot. To obtain a visitor's pass, you will need the following documents:

  • Picture ID -- driver's license.
  • Vehicle Registration.
  • Proof of Insurance.
  • Assignment or TDY orders (Military or Civilian workers only -- not required for visitors.)

* Note that vehicle registration and proof of insurance are required only if you are driving your own privately owned vehicle or a rental vehicle onto Fort Irwin. If you are using public transportation such as a taxi or shuttle bus, those documents are not required.