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Death Valley National Park:
Roads and Trails - Backpacking Hikes & Trails
Type of hike:
no trail; walk gravel wash and cross-country.
4.5 miles to Lostman Spring; 12 miles to Scotty’s Castle Road.
1700 down to spring; 4700 feet down to road
Water: maybe, at Lostman Spring
11 miles from start of Titus Canyon Road (do not block road)
Vehicle needed: High-clearance
Thimble Peak 7.5 minute topo
With a 2-car shuttle you can hike all the way through to Scotty’s Castle Road, but a more practical way is to hike to Lostman Spring and return to your car. No camping within 2 miles of the road or 100 yards from springs.
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Backcountry Road: Titus Canyon
Geology: Titus Canyon - Red Pass