Great Sand Dunes National Park Travel Guide

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Plan Your Great Sand Dunes National Park Vacation

Created by winds that sweep the San Luis Valley floor, the enormous sand dunes that form the heart of Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve are an improbable, unforgettable sight. The dunes, as curvaceous as Rubens' nudes, stretch for more than 30 square miles. Because they're made of sand, the dunes' very existence seem tenuous, as if they might blow away before your eyes, yet they're solid enough to withstand 440,000 years of Mother Nature—and the modern stress of hikers and saucer-riding thrill seekers.

Hotels

Great Sand Dunes National Park Hotels

There are no hotels, motels, or lodges in the park. The nearest lodge is right outside the park entrance, and there are many... read more

Restaurants

Great Sand Dunes National Park Restaurants

There are no dining establishments in the park. In the visitor center and at the campground there are vending machines with... read more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Great Sand Dunes National Park

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

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Great Sand Dunes National Park Experiences

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