Plan Your Visit

The park newspaper is a good source of great information in one location. It includes pages on desert survival, what to see, hiking, maps, news, tips for trip planning, and visitor services.

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Basic Information

Operating hours and seasons, weather, fees, and visitor centers.

Plan a Summer Visit

Plan a Summer Visit

Tips to plan a safe and enjoyable visit to Death Valley in the summer months.

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Directions and Transportation

Maps, airport information, and basic directions.

Stay, Camp, Eat

Eating and Sleeping

Lodging information, campgrounds, and restaurants.

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Current Conditions

Road and weather conditions, closures, and important notices.

Last updated: June 28, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 579
Death Valley, CA 92328


(760) 786-3200

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