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Dante's View provides a panoramic view of Death Valley. From this vantage point on the crest of the Black Mountains at 5475ft elevation the relief seen rises from Badwater Basin at -282 feet to the summit of Telescope Peak at 11043 feet at the crowning top of the Panamint Range.

Short Hike: .2 miles

Family Friendly: Short hike, high elevation gives great relief from high temperatures in the heart of Death Valley

Gem Type: Viewpoint

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Thomas Birch

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