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Ubehebe Crater

Death Valley National Park, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
+1 760-786-2331
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Ubehebe and its little brother (a smaller crater) winningly tempt hikers down their steep and colorful slopes.
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Death Valley National Park, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
+1 760-786-2331
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You don't need 4-wheel drive car to drive there. It is very close to good highway. Crater view is very picturesque

Thank Vitaliy94080
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ubehebe Crater is a long drive which is worth the time. It can be windy depending what time of day you arrive (afternoons its pretty windy). The crater is huge and on the drive up you can see some of the debris from the...More

Thank RueterRD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is worth the drive. The crater is huge. You have to see it to comprehend the size of it. Really awe-inspiring.

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little bit far away, about 57miles from Furnace Creek Visitors center. Amazing view to the crater, it is 600ft deep and half mile wide.

Thank mmikko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is great to travel to this portion of the park to see the crater, it offers something different and unique. The hike around the rim has great views and is worth the trip to see the diversity within the park. We did not hike...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This attraction is located in less visited northern part of Death Valley NP. While driving up there last week we saw only a handful of tourist vehicles going in the opposite direction. I highly recommend visiting this crater. In a relatively flat area there is...More

Thank PeripateticAV
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The crater is easily accessible by car. Paved road with a large parking lot. You park right at the crater's edge. There is a trail around it if you are feeling adventurous. The day we were there the wind was so strong we didn't attempt...More

Thank Mzdsny
Reviewed 21 May 2017

My wife and I had a very enjoyable walk around the crater. It is an easy walk and a fantastic way to see an unbelievable site. But so much of Death Valley fits that description.

Thank HappyTraveller234
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you decide to go down into the crater like I did, be prepared to exert some effort. The views from the bottom aren't that special. The climb down is a little tough because you are on a path with loose sand/gravel. The climb up...More

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband, I and many others attended a guided hike by an earth scientist lady on Sa 3/12/2017, probably from 9am to 12:30pm. She provided clear, interesting educational info about the craters, soil, rocks, etc. She showed us pictures. She pointed to attractions and details....More

1  Thank NZ17TM18
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