Death Valley

By Joan Rattner Heilman Planning a trip to Death Valley National Park?   If so, you’re unusual.  And that’s good.  Except for the busloads of foreign visitors stopping for lunch or overnight on their way to Yosemite National Park or Las Vegas, you’ll have the place pretty much all to yourself

A fairway at Furnace Creek, Death Valley, missing only golfers when it's 115 degrees Fahrenheit. By John Grossmann I stepped to the first tee at Furnace Creek, absolutely certain I'd be in for a memorable round.  And (hold the Acme jokes) I wasn't even accounting for the coyote and roadrunner