Plan Your Visit

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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Visitor guide (park newspaper)

All you need to plan your visit to Death Valley. Up to date copies are available at the park when you get here!

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Basic Information

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

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Current Conditions

Road and weather conditions, closures, and important notices.

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Directions and Transportation

Maps, airport information, and basic directions.

The Furnace Creek Inn is Death Valley's most luxurious hotel.


Whether you are looking to stay in a luxury hotel or a simple tent cabin, Death Valley has a range of options available.

Hiking and Programs

Things to Do

Outdoor and indoor activities, ranger programs, and more!

Heat Safety and More


Tips for staying cool, hantavirus, mines, and more.

Last updated: April 18, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 579
Death Valley, CA 92328


760 786-3200

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