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    National Park CA,NV

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    Expect high temperatures of 100 to 120 degrees F on your summer visit to Death Valley. Heat related illness is a real possibility. Drink plenty of water and carry extra. Avoid activity in the heat. Travel prepared to survive. Watch for signs of trouble. More »

  • Zabriskie Point to close for repairs

    Starting October 1, 2014 through March 31, 2015, all access to Zabriskie Point and surrounding area will be closed for major rehabilitation work to repair unstable support walls and improve conditions. CA Hwy 190 will remain open to through traffic.

DVNHA Membership Program

Membership Program
By joining the Death Valley Natural History Association, you can become part of a group of people who have fallen in love with this wildest of places, and who believe that the best way to preserve such a place is through education, research and interpretation.

While helping support park projects that might not otherwise be funded, our members also receive the following:

  • 15% Discount on all purchases at our sales outlets
  • 15% Discount at mot National Park Service Visitor Center Bookstores nationwide
  • Subscription to Telescope, our membership newsletter.
  • Advance notice of Special Evernts and Sales from our membership email list
  • A free membership patch

Sustaining, Sponsoring and Lifetime members receive other gifts in addition to those listed above.









Choose a level of membership and call our office manager, JJ Graham, at 1-800-478-8564 ext 10. JJ can accept membership over the phone or send you a membership information packet.

Death Valley Natural History Association
P.O. Box 188
Death Valley, CA 92328


Did You Know?

The salt stretches across the floor of Death Valley

The salt pan on the floor of Death Valley covers more than 200 square miles. It is 40 miles long and more than 5 miles wide.