Emigrant Campground

Emigrant Campground is a tent only campground located next to CA Route 190 near the boundary of Death Valley National Park, California. The campgrounds is located at about 2150 foot elevation and overlooks the cottonwood mountains, which are part of the Panamint Range.   

Emigrant Campground in Death Valley National Park
Death Valley National Park

Typical campground amenities with more services to the north-east at Stovepipe Wells Village. The elevation of the park at over 2000 feet offers some views and hints at the dynamic landscape below.

This small, little campground is not much more beyond a clearing by the side of CA 190 with 10 campsites outlined in rocks. The campground is literally just off of the highway, and those with children of pets should be on watch.

The campsites are primarily dirt with pavement at picnic area. Due to its proximity with the park boundary, this campground could serve as a staging campsite at the park boundary and allow access to further deeper exploration within the National Park.

Gas burning stoves are permitted. Fires and charcoal grills are prohibited.

Campground Summary

NameEmigrant Campground
LocationDeath Valley National Park, California
Latitude, Longitude36.496552556, -117.227519732
Amenitiespotable water, flushing toilets

Emigrant Campground Map


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