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Devil's Golf Course

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 "course."
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“play golf” (14 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 4 days ago

It's a short trip down a rather rough road, but the golf course (which has a golf club you can use for photos) is otherworldly. It's worth the drive just to see what it's like. Be careful on the rough terrain--it would be awful to...More

Thank cheeseheadfamilyof4
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not much time needed for that place. The view is the same in all directions from the car park. It's dangerous to walk on the rocks as they are sharp.

Thank Olenka1980
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't go the whole way to the end of the road in our rented vehicle because it was so bumpy and because we were short on time. We were glad to have gotten at least part way though, and we got out and took...More

Thank clemmy33
Reviewed 1 week ago

This sight can easily be combined to a trip to the Badwater Basin as it is right next to it. Take a smaller sand road from Badwater rd to reach a small parking lot in the middle of the large salt pan. Around 15 minutes...More

Thank JiiBird
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started down the driving route but it was too bumpy. We were traveling 5-10 mph and it was just awful. We ended up turning around leaving. We didn't see anyone else heading down the route and had no cell phone service. We had a...More

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place rally only takes a few minutes to see on your way to the lowest place in the US in the salt flats. Nothing here but heat (120 during our visit) and no plant growth. This is Death Valley and the Devil's Golf course...More

Thank cdrh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is truly a unique place. It feels like you're on a different planet. It's only a short drive off the main road and definitely worth a quick visit. It's called the Devil's Golf Course because of the spiky salt formations where "only the Devil...More

1  Thank Hamza M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some of the oddest land you will ever see...mostly deserted, very few tourists..I was alone with the cracking rocks for 10-15 minutes....the sound of the rocks against total silence was special.

Thank TheScanian
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

You would never guess what the golf course would look like if you don't drive and see for yourself. It's really hot of course, but an amazing stop. You're allowed to walk out on the area which makes it special as well. You can get...More

Thank Allison8700
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

It was off the path of the main road, but it was only a short drive on a dirt road which can be done even in a sedan/coupe. Definitely recommend taking the ten minutes to go see it.

Thank PeterScheler
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