Dante's View, Death Valley National Park

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Lookout · Tourist Spot
From a 1,669 m (5,476 ft) high terrace, Dante's View provides a panoramic view of the southern Death Valley basin. Look for the Devil's Golf Course--a field of complex mineral formations that looks like a large body of water from above. See the Owlshead Mountains, the Great Basin ranges, and the 3,367 m (11,047 ft) Telescope Peak. On a very clear day, you may even be rewarded with a sight of the highest and lowest points in the entire contiguous United States. Bear in mind that, because of the wind and elevation, you'll need warmer clothes than when visiting the valley. Plan my day in Death Valley National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • The view was amazing! Not sure what it was about the perspective but if you were looking down in the valley while walking it made you feel really disoriented ...but in a cool way if that makes sense.....  more »
  • Take the short hike up the hill to the north if you are able. The views are even better and you might see some wildlife. We had flowers, lizards and a baby horny toad.  more »
  • Beautiful panoramic view of the mountains from this point. Went during sunrise and did a short hike to the hills to get a better view.
  • A look from Dante‚Äôs View down to the Bad Water Basin below. Truly an amazing site to behold! The trails near by offer even more wonderful views.

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