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Charcoal Kilns, Death Valley National Park
(4.1/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • The mining in Death Valley was quite the challenge. In an area where the most you see is sage brush, to find a valley with pine for making charcoal was a challenge. This was a 6 mile side trip half of...  more »
  • Very cool to see and interesting. We came across some wild burros on our way which was way cool . There is an outhouse at the kilns. 
  • They are old and certainly unusual. We exited DV westbound (highly unusual going to LAS but this is another story altogether) and as we were driving right by them we stopped. Kind of a ho-hum thing to...  more »
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  • This was a nice side trip. We had such an educational day and there was a lot of history. We also did some looking for the super blooms. Excellent experience. Highly recommend this little trek off the beaten path!
  • The last few miles are a bit of a sketchy dirt road to get there but its a cool place to visit.
  • I heard Charcoal kiln and didn't know what to expect. They are massive and super cool and worth the visit.
  • Well preserved charcoal kilns. Easy drive to the kilns, even for a passenger car.
  • Such a slice of history