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Thorndike Campground Overview

Primitive campground located high in the Panamint Mountains. Elevation 7400 feet / 2256 meters. Road conditions vary depending on recent weather.
Directions to Campground

From CA190, take Emigrant Canyon Road high up into the Panamint Mountains. The road has a 25 foot limit to overall vehicle length.

This page includes information about Thorndike Campground in Death Valley National Park | In this below-sea-level basin, steady drought and record summer heat make Death Valley a land of extremes. Yet, each extreme has a striking contrast. Towering peaks are frosted with winter snow. Rare rainstorms bring vast fields of wildflowers. Lush oases harbor tiny fish and refuge for wildlife and humans. Despite its morbid name, a great diversity of life survives in Death Valley. | California, Nevada | https://www.nps.gov/deva/index.htm