Trek across the salt flats, scale the towering rocks, and explore the marble canyons of this otherworldly landscape with Moon Death Valley National Park. Inside you'll find:
Flexible Itineraries: Unique and adventure-packed ideas for day trips, a week on the road, families with kids, and more
The Best Hikes in Death Valley: Detailed trail descriptions, mileage and elevation gains, and backpacking options
Experience the Outdoors: Hike through forested trails to sweeping canyon views and discover abandoned mining camps, remote ghost towns, and hidden springs. Go four-wheeling in the backcountry and admire surreal salt flats, rock formations, and sculpted sand dunes, and find the best vistas for that perfect sunset photo-op
How to Get There: Up-to-date information on gateway towns, park entrances, park fees, and tours
Where to Stay: Spend the night in a nearby hotel, or sleep under the stars with campgrounds both inside and outside the park
Planning Tips: When to go, what to pack, safety information, and how to avoid the crowds, with full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
Expertise and Know-How: Explore the park with Death Valley expert Jenna Blough
Experience the best of Death Valley National Park with Moon.
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