"Death Valley" Death Valley Tip by awayhome

Death Valley, California: 34 reviews and 50 photos

  Sand dunes
by awayhome

Death Valley is a land of extremes. It is one of the hottest places on the surface of the Earth with summer temperatures averaging well over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. It encompasses the lowest point in the Western Hemisphere at 282 feet below the level of the sea, and it is the driest place in North America with an average rainfall of only 1.96 inches a year.

Address: Death Valley National Park, California
Website: http://www.nps.gov/deva

Review Helpfulness: 4 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 6, 2004
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