Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park

Rules / Safety in Death Valley

Desert Driving Tips

We recommend that you remain on paved roads, especially during the summer. However, if you do venture into the backcountry any time of the year, heed these important tips: • Make sure your car is in good working order. Service stations are few and far between. Carry a spare tire, ...

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Park Regulations

Safety Tips Water: During the heat of summer, drink at least one gallon of water per day to replace loss from perspiration. Carry plenty of extra drinking water in your car and while hiking. Heat and Dehydration: If you feel dizzy, nauseous or a headache, get out of the sun immediately ...

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