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“Expansive Views” 5 of 5 stars
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Dante's View
Dante's View Rd. off Rte. 190, 30 mi south of Furnace Creek, Death Valley National Park, CA
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Paso Robles, CA
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“Expansive Views”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

The long climb up to Dante's View is worth the drive - - but bring a jacket, the temperature is dramatically lower than in in the valley far below, and winds can be an issue. Great views of the valley and mountain ranges!

Visited April 2013
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“What a view!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Take some decent walking shoes, some water, a good camera and take some binoculars. The view is spectacular..

Visited September 2013
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“Sunrise - So Peaceful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We arrived just before sunrise, one other couple there. We felt like we had it to ourselves, its so peaceful and beautiful - great photo opportunities watching the sum come up from behind the mountains. It takes about half an hour from Furnace Creek so get your timings right, we missed sunset the night before by 5 mins arghh

Visited September 2013
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“Great views...show DV at it's most impressive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

When you stand around 5000 ft above Death Valley, that's when you can get an real good impression on how big, vast and extreme it is! You get this & more at Dante's View! About 18 miles or so from Furnace Creek Ranch, but everything in Death Valley is a pretty long drive! It's worth it though! And for bonus points, it's about 20f cooler up here than the valley floor!!

Visited September 2013
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Stoke-on-Trent, England, UK
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“Dante's View - a must see”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

The access road is windind & steep in places, but the view is amazing! This is a must see for anyone with the time. Its only a short ride from Furnace Creek, so is ideal if on the way to or from the area. One word of advice, take plenty of water. The view from the car park is spectacular enough, but there are a couple of walks along the ridgeline over uneven ground. Not for the faint hearted. Will definately do again next time in DV!

Visited August 2013
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