Down the Trail


General Meeting


Saturday, March 14th @ 2:00pm

Heritage Inn

Ridgecrest, CA

The Water Hole


Social Links


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"Death Valley - A Winter's Journey"

by Jackie Keller

Available Now!


Topanga Banjo Fiddle Contest

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

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Ash Meadows National

Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

under construction!

Learn more at DVNHA



Welcome to the home of the Annual

Death Valley '49ers Encampment

November 11th-15th, 2015

Join us the 2nd WEEK of November in Furnace Creek, CA

Pre-Encampment: Sunday through Tuesday

Encampment: Wednesday through Sunday

Encampment events begin Wednesday and run until Sunday.  These five days are filled with events including old-time and western-style music, an Invitational Western Art Show, craft shows, golf tournament, wheelbarrow and prospector's races, a pioneer costume contest, 4X4 tours, wagon train and horse parades, community breakfasts and our Worlds Lowest 1849 Poker Tournament.

Please visit our Encampment page for more information.