Best time to visit Death Valley

Death Valley
Jan08 - Jan18:

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6 THINGS TO DO IN DEATH VALLEY (JANUARY 08 - JANUARY 18)

Sailing Rocks

Sailing Rocks

December–February • nature

An old travelling stones mystery still keeps people puzzled

Badwater Basin

Badwater Basin

mid-Octorber–mid-May • nature

Take in the unique surroundings of the unusual spot of Death Valley National Park

Devil’s Golf Course

Devil’s Golf Course

October–April • nature

The hottest place on Earth features lots of unique spots and this is one of the most bizarre places to visit

Scotty's Castle Road

Scotty's Castle Road

all year round (best in mid-October–mid-April) • activity

The road reveals scenic landscapes of the northern part of the large national park

Wildrose Charcoal Kilns

Wildrose Charcoal Kilns

all year round • activity

Some of the most remarkable manmade features of Death Valley National Park

Panamint Dunes

Panamint Dunes

November–March • activity

Experience the beautiful desert without crowds

6 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Death Valley Super Bloom

Death Valley Super Bloom

late February–March (once in about ten years) • nature

One of the dryest places on the planet occasionally gets covered with colour

Perseid Meteor Shower

Perseid Meteor Shower

late July–late August (best in mid-August) • nature

Stars begin to fall in the middle of summer—get ready to make some wishes

Gem-O-Rama at Searles Lake

Gem-O-Rama at Searles Lake

October 12–13, 2019 • event

Mid-October is the only time to experience a crystal hunt at this unique lake

Badwater 135 Ultramarathon

Badwater 135 Ultramarathon

July 06–08, 2020 • event

Examine your stamina during one of the hardest races in the world

Eureka Dunes

Eureka Dunes

March–May | September–November • nature

You'd never think sand dunes can have so many unique secrets kept inside

Saline Valley Hot Springs

Saline Valley Hot Springs

March–May | September–November  • nature

A small desert oasis was a popular hippie hangout