Death Valley National Park: A Women-Only Hiking Adventure

Alongside other supportive and spirited Road Scholar women, join experts to learn about unique rock formations, local ecology and ancient petroglyphs as you hike these stunning parks.
Program No. 23880RJ
7 days
Starts at

At a Glance

With other women who love the outdoors, hike along the diverse palette of colorful rock formations as you discover Death Valley National Park and the Valley of Fire. Study geology, ecology and human history through lectures, daily walks and hikes with geologists, field experts and newfound friends. Learn about the picturesque scenery while our instructors teach "on the go" and you enjoy the fellowship of this women-only adventure.
Activity Level
Outdoor: No Sweat
Hiking up to two miles per day over varied terrain.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn why the sun-lit rocks inspired the park's name "Valley of Fire," as you admire fascinating petroglyphs.
  • Discover a world of sand dunes, rugged canyons and landscapes carved from primeval rock in Death Valley.
  • Build camaraderie as you conquer hikes to Badwater, White Dome, Mouse Tank, Golden Canyon, Gower Gulch and more with other active women.

General Notes

For a version of this program for both men and women, see "Hiking Death Valley National Park and the Valley of Fire" (#7608).
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