Photo: Death Valley
Tupippuh Nummu means “Our Homeland” in the language of the Timbisha Shoshone, the native people of Death Valley. Timbisha is their name for the valley as well. The word ‘Timbisha’ refers to a sacred red pigment found in the mountains overlooking the valley.
Be informed! The Visitor Guide is available in print at the park and online though the NPS website.
- Operating Hours & Seasons
- Fees and Reservations
- Commercial & Special Use Permits
- Outdoor Activities
- Things To Do
- Things To Know Before You Come
http://www.nps.gov/deva/index.htm – http://www.nps.gov/deva/planyourvisit/things2know.htm
The highest mountain in Death Valley National Park is 11,049 foot Telescope Peak.
Death Valley National Park
California Desert Protection Act of 1994