Down the Trail

Death Valley National Park

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Board Meeting

May 16th ~ 17th, 2014

Heritage Inn

1050 N Norma Street

Ridgecrest, CA


Welcome to the home of the

Annual Death Valley '49ers Encampment

November 5th-9th, 2014

Join us the FIRST FULL 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.