Ubehebe Crater510 Votes
- Address: Death Valley National Park, Death Valley Junction, Death Valley National Park, CA 92328, United States
- Phone: +1-7607862331
- Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
- Tags: Geological Formation, View Point, Hiking Trail, Nature
The Ubehebe is just the right example of the beauty and wonder work of nature with a half mile width and 600 foot depth. The crater is actually a result of the uncontrolled mixing of water with magma which led to an explosion. The crater has three hiking trails and the area is extremely windy. This spot in the valley offers spectacular views. The hike however is not very easy.
Ubehebe Crater Travel Tips
- The climb tends to get a little tough.
- It is very windy at the crater.
- Wear proper hiking shoes on a trip to the crater.
- Carry a bottle of water to keep yourself hydrated.
How to Reach Ubehebe Crater
- Bus: Independence Bus Stop
- Lone Pine
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35.1% of people who visit Death Valley National Park include Ubehebe Crater in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
79.63% of people start their Ubehebe Crater visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Ubehebe Crater
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ubehebe Crater
Ubehebe Crater Reviews & Ratings
Wonderful spot to spend 4 to 5 hours hiking around. Very unique.
Crater is amazing ....note to keep all fly away things in car ...wind is too strong
It’s so splendid and make sure be there before sunset or nothing can be seen and wear hat and wind proof cloth.
Great crater that You can Walk down into! But expect a heavy way Back up. Super Nice view.
This is one large impressive crater you can drive to in Death Valley. You can stop by here on the way to Race Track. I don't know if it's worth walking around it or to the bottom, but it's definitely a sight to behold. There's a parking lot there and you might want to consider parking there and waiting for the starts to come out. If there's no moon, you'll enjoy the majesty of the stars. It also gets very windy at the top of the crater, so don't fall off the edge!