Calico, Death Valley


Roadbook :


From Hollywood to Calico : 134 mi., 2 hrs 30 mins

  • US-101
  • I-10
  • I-15, nice climb of the San Bernardino Montains, then the Mojave Desert


From Calico to Furnace Creek : 197 mi., more than 5 hrs, many stops

  • I-15 to Baker
  • CA-127, nice colored rocks along the way
  • Just after Shoshone, left turn onto Jubilee Pass Road (CA-178), Salsberry Pass (3,314 ft), then scenic road toward the Valley
  • Badwater Road to Furnace Creek, Artists Drive
  • No service station between Shoshone and Furnace Creek (81 mi.). You've been warned !


Driving : 331 mi.