Scotty's Castle Fire Closure
Due to a fire at Scotty's Castle on May 20, the Scotty's Castle Visitor Center and grounds are closed, tours are cancelled, and power and phones are out. The road through Grapevine Canyon is open. The castle may re-open on Tuesday May 28.
Furnace Creek Campground Temporary Closure
Furnace Creek Campground will be CLOSED for construction starting April 16, 2013. Texas Springs Campground will remain open for summer camping in the Furnace Creek Area. More »
The new Death Valley Natural History Association Bookstore is now available through the Natural History Association website.
The Natural History Association (DVNHA) also operates sales outlets at the Furnace Creek Visitor Center, the Stovepipe Wells Ranger Station, Scotty's Castle Visitor Center and Museum, and Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge.
The Death Valley Natural History Association also conducts sales by telephone and by mail, and all purchases benefit Death Valley National Park.
For placing orders, conducting business, and membership information, please call us at 1-800-478-8564, or write to:
Did You Know?
The highest mountain in Death Valley National Park is 11,049 foot Telescope Peak. The vertical drop from the peak to the Badwater Basin is twice the depth of Grand Canyon. More...