onM-Class 2002 Fall Trip to Death Valley


Most roads will be as decent as you see in this picture

Some parts of the roads are rough and very dusty, however. Keep your speed down to avoid damage to your ML.

Some stretches are very rocky. Please read the section on proper technique.

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hot springs?


meeting point

alt. meeting point

what to bring

vehicle requirements

Time table

day 1 - day 2 - day 3

Driving tips:

ETS and use of brake

save your tires !

save your paint

DV roads

Death Valley information

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current road conditions

Desert USA

reports of previous trips:



future trips:

spring 2002 Baja trip
fall 2002 DV trip

fall 2002 Baja trip


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