The valley is located one hundred meters below sea level and is the lowest point in America. The early settlers called this place dead and tried not to go there unless absolutely necessary.
Located along the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountains, Death Valley does not receive the rain and moisture of the western slopes of the mountains. At that time, the weather in this place is always associated with high temperatures and lack of vegetation make the Dead Valley inhospitable to most life forms. However, this area has a beauty of its own and became a national monument in 1970.
Giant dunes and colorful barren desert attract millions of visitors every year. However, Death Valley is a place that must be viewed with care and respect, otherwise you can pay with your life.