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Ubehebe Crater

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Address: Death Valley National Park, Death Valley Junction, CA 92328
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Ubehebe and its little brother (a smaller crater) winningly tempt hikers...

Ubehebe and its little brother (a smaller crater) winningly tempt hikers down their steep and colorful slopes.

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When driving to The Racetrack in Death Valley, you pass this crater. It is a noce surprise and well worth a stop.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Marietta, Georgia
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Marietta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When driving to The Racetrack in Death Valley, you pass this crater. It is a noce surprise and well worth a stop.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ubehebe is an incredible crater. You drive to the top and park basically at the edge of the crater. It's very windy at the top and you are right near the edge. Make sure to stand back. We had planned to hike around the crater until I saw what it looked like. I wouldn't take kids hiking around it. It's... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's amazing to see such a beautiful sight. It's very large and expansive. The rock formation and colors are beautiful.

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Banning, Ca
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Followed signs to parking area. Parked care carefully. Use care you can slip and go over the side if you do not use care. Hang on to the children. There are walking paths around and down to the crater. You leave by going out, yes there is a exit. Use care leaving, abrupt down. Have fun a wonderful place to... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed viewing the crater. We walked to the top of the site and took in the fabulous views. A couple of people at the site had waked to the bottom of the crater. down isn't bad but walking up would be quite a challenge. These people had walking sticks which had helped them We did not have sticks... More 

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Thank ValGary2014
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

If you have extra time to spare time in Death valley NP, this is a one of the must visit site. The Crater view is wonderful. There are three major trails at the crater. One trail goes from the parking area to the bottom of Ubehebe, a second circumnavigates the crater rim, while a third trail leads off to Little... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

How often do you get up close and personal with a volcanic crater? More importantly, how often do you get the chance to climb down into the crater? This is definitely one of those 'once in a lifetime' situations, and even though the agony of the climb back up will last for a few minutes, the memory of the experience... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Awesome views. To appreciate the Crater you should take the time to walk around the crater, approx. 2 miles.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Several craters to walk to - nice view. To get there from Furnace Creek is 1 hour drive. We arrived early in the morning and it was good as few people there and we made good pictures.

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This place is a good drive off the main route through the park. If you only have a day in the park there are many other vistas worth a visit. It's really just a big hole in the ground

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