To register to attend the 2018

Encampment, become

a member of the

Death Valley '49ers.

Visit our Membership

Page to JOIN NOW.


Encampment Program

2016 Example

Down the Trail



November 4th-11th, 2018


General Meeting


March 10, 2018, 2:00pm

Heritage Inn

Ridgecrest, CA

The Water Hole


Social Links


~ ~Over Herd~ ~


2016 Keepsake

"The Passionate Creation of

the National Park Service"

by Steve Hale


"Death Valley - A Winter's Journey"

by Jackie Keller

Available Now!


Benefits of Membership

Each new member will receive an annual membership packet in the mail containing the following items:



Two Death Valley '49ers Membership Buttons that give you access to all of this year's Encampment activities!




One Death Valley '49ers Window Decal.




One Death Valley '49ers 'KEEPSAKE' 

A new publication is created every year for the annual Encampment. Each new Keepsake is filled with interesting and historical information about the greater Death Valley area.




One issue of the upcoming Death Valley '49ers Encampment Program Guide listing all of the activities at the November Encampment.





One subscription to our semi-annual news magazine the DEATH  VALLEY NEWS, filled with information about your fellow '49ers, the upcoming encampment and other Death Valley related topics.