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Devil's Golf Course

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Address: Badwater Rd., 13 mi south of Furnace Creek. Turn right onto dirt road and drive 1 mi, Death Valley National Park, CA
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A seemingly infinite number of crusted salt formations jut from the...

A seemingly infinite number of crusted salt formations jut from the "course."

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Interesting rock formations

The brochure says that this area with very jagged rock formations was so named because the terrain is such that only the devil could play here. This location is a quick drive off... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Banning, Ca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a two way gravel road to the viewing area. Information sign there describes the area, warped mind named this area. Interesting and could be windy there. Would not attempt during rain. Great views to see. Easy drive at -10 miles per hour, use care for other visitors.

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Sutton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When you're driving down the road youre not sure you're heading in the right direction! Everything is so flat and you can't see anything special. Put when you pull up and get out of the car you feel like your on Mars ! Crazy moon rock in every direction. Fantastic photo opportunity. If you can time it so the sun... More 

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Pace, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The brochure says that this area with very jagged rock formations was so named because the terrain is such that only the devil could play here. This location is a quick drive off the main drag & is a quick stop. You can see tourists snapping selfies atop the rocks. Worth a stop on your way to Badwater.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting site. We were fascinated by the up-heaved terrain and salt formations. Unlike some of the other sites, this is an easy drive to reach. We recommend visiting it.

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Naperville, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

its amazing to see such violent surface caused by nature. Park service lets you walk all over getting real close to the landscape is just wow! You will have to drive on gravel road for a small distance to get to this place

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Redondo Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This view is absolutely amazing close to sunset. The little bushes radiate a golden glow, surrounded by deep shadow. WOW!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a little out of the way and a short drive on the unpaved road. But really worth going. The salt crystal for,actions upclose are beautiful to observe and one can only be in awe of them. Be careful while walking on them as you may get hurt (they are really hard).

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is like no other on earth. And we were the only ones there early one morning, making it especially impactful. The kids enjoyed jumping from rock to rock. Definitely go walk around, as you can't fully appreciate it from the parking lot.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aptly named Devil’s Golf Course is 40 miles of barren landscape with large, crusted, and serrated salt formations. It is located about a mile down dirty and dusty road. These crusted rock formations are the mineral deposits left behind when 2,000-4,000 years ago a lake dried up. You are able to walk on the saltpan yourself. A great place for... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aptly named area as only the devil could play golf here. We mere mortals can enjoy the strange beauty of the salt formation.

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