• Artists Drive

    Death Valley

    National Park CA,NV

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  • Scotty's Castle Road Construction

    Expect up to 45-minute delays Monday-Saturday on Scotty's Castle Road and Mesquite Springs Campground Road due to road construction. Caution advised due to rough surfaces and sections of one-lane road. More »

First Amendment Activities

First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States:

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances."

In Death Valley National Park First Amendment activities are permitted based on the rules for Demonstrations and Sale or Distribution of Printed Matter - 36 CFR 2.51 & 2.52. Maps of pre-approved First Amendment Locations are available. For further information please contact the Office of Special Park Use.

Permit applications are also available and there is no application fee for First Amendment activities.

Did You Know?

Death Valley is a land of little rain

Rainfall in Death Valley averages less than 2 inches a year. There have been some years of no recorded rainfall at all! More...