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Mosaic Canyon

Route 190, Death Valley National Park, CA
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Great place to hike w Kids

unique stone structures; kids will enjoy climbing; baby strollers wont work, btw - kids have to be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Francisco, California
Favorite place in Death Valley

This was our last stop in Death Valley before heading out. We thought we had saved the best for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daniel A
Beijing, China
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“great hike” (21 reviews)
Route 190, Death Valley National Park, CA

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

unique stone structures; kids will enjoy climbing; baby strollers wont work, btw - kids have to be able to climb by themselves. also, nice and shady for some of the distance. Nice enjoyable hike on a mild day.

Thank rajkwins
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our last stop in Death Valley before heading out. We thought we had saved the best for last and we were right. We also knew the temps were hitting 120 and so we waited till 7pm. Even at that time it was still...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must do when you are nearby and exploring the Death Valley. It is amazing to walk it (be careful, very hot!!) and to see the structure and composition. One of our favourite places in the Valley!

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Mosaic Canyon is other worldly and a must see, but if you can go in the Fall or Winter do that. During the summer it is so hot, up to 120 degrees, you can barely walk and the rocks are hot to the touch. You...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Mosaic Canyon is very close to Stove Pipe Wells RV park. So we decided to take a peak... It is fabulous! Not to be missed.Very easy hiking in the canyon. Specatacular walls of marble. if you go to Death Valley do not miss this site.

Thank Jettajudy
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It was 127 degrees when we were here which is just a bit too risky to do too much hiking. We ventured back a little ways, but the rock was so hot, we couldn't really touch it to climb. I wish we could have gone...More

1  Thank cheeseheadfamilyof4
Reviewed 6 July 2017

My daughter and I visited Mosaic Canyon on June 2nd, around noon. It was a bit of a lengthy, bumpy ride to the trailhead. At the trailhead we were the only car in the lot. It was a nice hike. Very cool scenery. We each...More

1  Thank iowacityia
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

So we started our day in Vegas and drove to Death Valley. We stopped at several points already and were getting pretty tired. We headed to Mosaic Canyon and parked at the parking lot. We saw there was a bit of a hike and we...More

2  Thank DAWN H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We only had one day in Death Valley and didn't get to this site until later. Was too hot to hike very far, but this and golden canyon were the too places we visited I wished I could have spent more time hiking. Go early...More

Thank LaLiga16
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Take your time getting to this from highway 190 , unpaved road is quite bumpy ! When your there , a pleasant low uphill grade walk through some lovely rock formations awaits , a small amount of scrambling required ,nothing too bad though. We walked...More

1  Thank Stuffmover
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19 June 2017|
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Response from Jon M | Reviewed this property |
Four wheel drive not required. Graded dirt road. Short too.