Natural Bridge Trail
Death Valley National Park

Located 35.0 miles from Shoshone, California

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The Natural Bridge Trail is an easy uphill trail through a narrow canyon. At the entrance to the trailhead is a sign with information relating to the geology of the area. The trail ends at the dry waterfall, where you make your return journey via the same route.

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The length of the Natural Bridge Trail in Death Valley National Park is 0.4 miles and requires around 16 minutes to hike one-way. The trail has a maximum elevation of 647 feet, a cumulative elevation gain of 0.4 miles and a cumulative elevation loss of 0.1 miles.



The following chart shows the total calories that you can expend on the Natural Bridge Trail while hiking (round-trip) at a typical speed and is based on gross weight (which includes anything carried), the topography, trail length and trail conditions.


Topo Maps

Devils Golf Course Topo Map: Download the free Natural Bridge Trail topo map and the adjoining quads to plan your hike. These are full-sheet, 7.5 Minute (1:24,000 scale) Death Valley National Park topographic maps.

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