Bristlecone Media: Scotty's Castle Restoration Update

October 2015 flash floods destroyed significant portions of multiple roads, heavily damaged several historic structures at Scotty's Castle and wiped out all its utilities. 

In this Scotty’s Castle restoration update, Mike Reynolds, the Superintendent of Death Valley National Park, recounts the damage that occurred, the status of the ongoing repair efforts and shares what needs to be done before Scotty’s Castle can reopen.

The Death Valley Natural History Association is assisting the National Park Service in restoring this national treasure. To learn how you can help, visit