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Sheep Canyon - Death Valley, CA

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Difficulty 4.5 of 5
Distance One Way 4 miles
Trailhead Elevation -233 feet
Accumulated Gain 2,458 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 12.19
Interest Off Trail Hiking
Dogs not allowed
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Author HAZ_Hikebot
author avatar Guides 16,872
Routes 15,996
Photos 24
Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 22 Male Gender
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Preferred   Feb, Jan, Dec, Nov
Sun  4:31am - 7:08pm
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Deep, winding canyon bounded by impressive peaks. The fan is a rough walk with heaps of large rocks.
Four miles is the approximate distance to Sheep Spring, but you can continue hiking well beyond this.

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This is a more difficult hike. It would be unwise to attempt this without prior experience hiking.





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    This hike is listed as One-Way.

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    WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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    Drive south on Badwater Road for ~13.4 miles past the Badwater parking area. There is a small paved pull-off on the west side of the road with room for 4-5 vehicles to park. The mouth of Sheep Canyon is due east from this parking.
    page created by autumnstars on Nov 16 2014 11:50 am
    90+° 8am - 6pm kills
    stay out of the scorching sun
    Woodbury Fire - Progressive Perimeter
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