Badwater Basin

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Badwater Road, Death Valley National Park, USA
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Badwater Basin Death Valley National Park Reviews

Africancrab Africanc…
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282 Feet Below Sea Level May 14, 2013
This is another of the most famous locations to visit within Death Valley National Park. It is the lowest point in the valley, in the US and world above land. This low salty pool is i believe the most visited, it was evident in the number of people there and statistics of visitors to the park annually.

Like the dead sea is the lowest point in water, death Valley is the lowest point on land. It is so surreal, but I would not advise touching or walking in the water. the information I gathered is that in the rainy season, it does fill up a bit, but dries out quickly due to the ensuing heat.
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sylviandavid says:
It can be 120+ there.... wise choice not to get out....
Posted on: May 19, 2013
Africancrab says:
It was completely dry, we did not get out of the car because the heat was rather scorching by the time we got here
Posted on: May 18, 2013
sylviandavid says:
What did it look like when you were there?
Posted on: May 18, 2013
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