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Southwestern Utah Sights

Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

  • Yellowjacket and Hancock Rds. Map It
  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Updated 10/28/2013

Fodor's Review

This sweeping expanse of pink sand comes from eroding sandstone. Funneled through a notch in the rock, wind picks up speed and carries grains of sand into the area. Once the wind slows down, the sand is deposited, creating this giant playground for dune buggies, ATVs—called off-highway vehicles in Utah—and dirt motorcycles. A small area is fenced off for walking, but the sound of wheeled toys is always with you. Children love to play in the sand, but check the surface

temperature; it can become very hot.

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Sight Information

Address:

Yellowjacket and Hancock Rds., 12 mi off U.S. 89, Kanab, Utah, 84741, United States

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Phone:

435-648–2800

Sight Details:

  • $6
  • Daily

Updated 10/28/2013

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