Alerts & Conditions

Alerts

Park Closure


Road Closures

  • Harry Wade Road: Open. Areas of deep sand. High Clearance and 4WD required.
  • Mesquite Springs Campground: Closed due to flood damage.
  • Scotty's Castle Road/North Highway: Closed into Grapevine Canyon (Bonnie Claire Road) due to flood damage. No access to Scotty's Castle or NV-267. Open from Hwy 190 north to Ubehebe Crater Road.
  • Keane Wonder Road and Mine: Closed due to mine safety hazards.

Road Conditions
For backcountry roads, the standard conditions are of various qualities from 2wd to extreme 4x4 routes. Many roads are very remote and road conditions can change without notice. For the most up to date backcountry road information and conditions, please visit Death Valley Road Conditions on Facebook.

 

Roads Outside the Park


 
Dark mountains draped in ominous clouds at sunrise.

NPS - Kurt Moses

Current Weather Conditions

Death Valley Weather & Climate page includes current conditions, forecasts and radar images.

Last updated: October 3, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 579
Death Valley, CA 92328

Phone:

(760) 786-3200

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