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Death Valley National Park:
Roads and Trails - Backpacking Hikes & Trails
Indian PassFurnace Creek Area
Type of hike:
no trail; walk gravel wash and cross-country.
6 miles to springs; 8 miles to pass.
3000 feet to pass
Water: yes, in canyon
6.5 miles north of Furnace Creek Visitor Center on Hwy 190.
Maps: Nevares Peak 7.5 minute topo
Follow wash bearing left (north) staying in drainage nearest ridge; head for low pass in mountains to the east. Last four miles in canyon. No camping within 2 miles of the road or 200 yards from springs.