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Sep 14, 2020: "Death Valley" was renamed "Death Valley NP".

Suggested Page Improvements to Death Valley NP


Benjamin Chapman
Mar 25, 2021
Description Suggestion

Death Valley is extremely arid and hot at low elevations. This park draws many visitors from around the world and has amazing landscapes and features to explore. There seems to be very little established climbing in this park, understandably so, due to the poor rock quality. The remote location of the park, extreme climate and amount of choss are discouraging. Technical descents of remote canyons is popular, however, some climbing is possible. This forum post has some info

( https://www.mountainproject.com/forum/topic/105885476/death-valley-climbing ), and hopefully some adventurous members of the climbing community will establish routes in this harsh environment at some point.


Benjamin Chapman
Dec 28, 2021
Getting There Suggestion

Fill your gas and check your coolant levels before driving into this desert!

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