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Did Titus Canyon and not regret it.

This is about 26 miles of rough road. Starts on Nevada side. One way road. 2 way first 3 miles from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Glenn Y
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Los Angeles, California
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Best of the Best!

This drive starts near Rhyolite ghost town and ends 3 hours later. This is by far the best... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
60seattle
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Kent, Washington
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Perhaps the most memorable thing about this Death Valley canyon is the trip you'll take to it.
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Titus Canyon Road, Death Valley National Park, CA 92328
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+1 760-786-3200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is about 26 miles of rough road. Starts on Nevada side. One way road. 2 way first 3 miles from either side. If you afraid of heights it is not for you. At some point road climbing rapidly with the turns and twists and...More

Thank Glenn Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an interesting drive. It took us 4 hours but of course we stopped a hundred time to look at rocks and plants and just to take a break from driving. There are lots of interesting rocks. The terrain can be challenging. We stopped...More

1  Thank Rosemr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This drive starts near Rhyolite ghost town and ends 3 hours later. This is by far the best destination in Death Valley. You won't regret your choice to take this adventure. We drove a truck that had 4 wheel drive. There were cars on the...More

Thank 60seattle
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We ventured into Titus Canyon in my Ford Explorer which does not have 4 wheel drive. We were told beforehand that two wheel drive is OK but you need a high clearance vehicle. As we ate at a restaurant and were talking to the waiter...More

1  Thank Socalicouple
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This is a beautiful side trip through the mountains and ravines. The road is very rough and a high clearance 4WD is recommended. We rented a Jeep for this 3-4 hour trip.

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 13 April 2018

A 27 mile one way road up into the mountains and down through the canyon, was very glad I was not driving the hairpin turns. Our tour guide Jerry did a great job !

1  Thank V3atl
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I can't say enough about this drive. Definitely rent a Jeep before going through, as the ride can get bumpy. Pack a picnic and eat lunch on the hills before you hit the steep-walled canyon. Loved Titus Canyon!

2  Thank fotoamazonas
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This drive starts in a flat desert and ends in one of the most dramatic canyons you can imagine. It is not for the faint of heart or those afraid of heights. There are sheer drop offs right next to the road. The road is...More

1  Thank jlava88
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Rather than taking a long drive to get through Titus Canyon, we opted to hike in from the west side. The first 1.5 miles of this hike is supposed to be the most outstanding part of the canyon and it did not disappoint. The trail...More

3  Thank adventure58
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Very exciting and beautiful drive.You need high clearance more than 4 wheel drive. Well worth the drive. The Canyon is incredible. Pictures do not give it justice.

2  Thank donaldpen
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JClark2012
19 January 2018|
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Response from ToxicTabasco | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above. The tricky areas are narrow, and the road would be a challenge with a extra large SUV. However, there are Full Size 4X4 Trucks that go through there all the time (some with stock truck tires). If... More
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annemck2016
30 December 2017|
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Response from Derek J | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen them, so they probably aren't there all the time. Call the companies and ask for their schedules.
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sge31
31 October 2016|
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Response from bb_mccaw | Reviewed this property |
A numbert of the earlier answers are wrong! This dirt road is mostly a narrow one way twisting road, running from EAST to WEST, with its starting point at a small sign along Rte 374 (not far west of the Rhyolite ghost town... More
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