Description

Saying the words Wildrose Canyon elicits a sense of the mythical, perhaps even the magical, camping experience. Its namesake, Wildrose Campground, resides in this poetically named canyon, near the impressive Panamint Range, near the southwestern edge of Death Valley National Park. These 23 campsites are coveted and they position you near some serious hiking trails. No dump Continue reading...
Saying the words Wildrose Canyon elicits a sense of the mythical, perhaps even the magical, camping experience. Its namesake, Wildrose Campground, resides in this poetically named canyon, near the impressive Panamint Range, near the southwestern edge of Death Valley National Park. These 23 campsites are coveted and they position you near some serious hiking trails. No dump station and no flush toilets available at this year round site, but you’ll have a fire pit, tables, water and views to write stories about.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
No. of sites
23
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 8 people per site
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking

Do your pedaling feet crave sand dunes and sand flats, below sea level basins and mountain crests? Then bring your bike to Deat...Read more

Hiking

Death Valley is known for being unknown and by that we mean, there are not many formalized trails, but still plenty of awesome ...Read more

Horseback riding

Not to fall heavy on cliches, but if you went to see a man about a horse, chances are it would be in a desert. Itching to don a...Read more

OHV

In need of an adrenaline rush? Ready to fill the quiet, dusty breeze with the churn and grumble of wheels on sand and gravel? G...Read more

Climbing

Mosaic Canyon is as it sounds - a pieced together work of natural art, ready for a rock clamoring ascent, as is the Grotto Ca...Read more

Snow sports

Panamint Mountain Range is home to 11,049 foot Telescope Peak , which despite Death Valley’s reputation for extreme heat, can ...Read more

Swimming

Hiking like a good water baby with your swimsuit on under your gear? Good. You’ll get a chance to make use of that when you tak...Read more

Wildlife watching

You will undoubtedly encounter forms of wildlife during your experience at Death Valley. Get pre-acquainted with some of the c...Read more

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Hipcamper Alyx
Alyx S.
didn't provide a recommendation.
April 20th, 2015

Arrive early for the weekend to grab one of these free campsites. Wildrose Charcoal Kilns are just 7 miles further down the road.

Slightly off the beaten path, this FREE campground was quiet and at least 15 degrees cooler than Furnace Creek.
Hipcamper Twyla
Twyla S.
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October 23rd, 2017

Lots to explore all around but bring water with you everywhere

Sunset over the sand dunesSand dunes that are only a few miles away from Wildrose
Hipcamper Evan
Evan C.
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July 20th, 2018

Much cooler than our previous night in the valley!

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Becky T.
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October 7th, 2018

Can get really windy

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August 29th, 2018
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October 5th, 2018
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February 24th, 2017
Park
Death Valley National Park
State
California
Phone Number
(760) 786-3200
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
36.266° N, 117.188° W
Free
Tent Only: 23 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)