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Death Valley National Park:
Saline ValleyRoute #8
high-clearance, but may require 4x4 in winter. Subject to winter closures.
78 miles from Hwy 190 to Big Pine Road
13.7 miles west of Panamint Springs on Hwy 190
One of the most remote locations in California, this desert basin is surrounded by rugged mountains on all sides. Finest Joshua tree forest in the park located 8 miles in at Lee Flat. Also salt marsh, sand dunes, warm springs, and stunning views of Inyo Mountains.