Wander the Great Sand Dunes

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Elevation Gain

750 ft

Added by Layne Allison

Exploring the tallest sand dunes in North America is a once in a lifetime experience! Sand boarding, Hiking, Beach vibe and very family friendly makes for an awesome time. 

Just outside of Alamosa, Colorado the Great Sand Dunes rise 750 ft from the floor of the San Luis Valley. Along the western basin of the Sangre de Cristo Range covering about 19,000 acres makes for a breathtaking view! Activities like hiking, sand boarding, camping and many others make for an unforgettable experience. Non-commercial vehicles and occupants costs $15 and last for 7 days. Other info and fees can be accessed at the Great Sand Dunes website. 

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We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on.

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