White Sands National Monument Trails

To find trails in White Sands National Monument, New Mexico select a region or trail below.

Alkali Flat Trail :: White Sands National Monument, NM

Alkali Flat Trail is a hiking trail in Otero County, New Mexico. It is within White Sands National Monument. It is 4.6 miles long and begins at 3,966 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 797 feet. Near

Dune Life Nature Trail :: White Sands National Monument, NM

Dune Life Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Otero County, New Mexico. It is within White Sands National Monument. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 4,002 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 0 feet. N

Backcountry Camping Trail :: White Sands National Monument, NM

Backcountry Camping Trail is a hiking trail in Otero County, New Mexico. It is within White Sands National Monument. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 3,996 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 18 fee

Playa Trail :: White Sands National Monument, NM

Playa Trail is a hiking trail in Otero County, New Mexico. It is within White Sands National Monument. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 4,002 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 0 feet.

Wsmr P Rt 21 :: White Sands National Monument, NM

Wsmr P Rt 21 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Otero County, New Mexico. It is within White Sands National Monument. It is 3.8 miles long and begins at 3,989 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.6 miles with a total elevation gain of

Alkali Flat :: Alamogordo, NM

A short loop day hike through a large dune field to Alkali Flat, a source of gypsum sand for White Sands National Monument. The Alkali Flat Trail leads through the heart of the dunes at White Sands National Monument. The dunes are large, closely s

Heart of the Sands Drive: White Sands :: Alamogordo, NM

A short 8-mile drive through part of the largest gypsum dune field in the world. White Sands National Monument occupies only part of a vast sea of gypsum dunes that blankets part of the flat Tularosa Valley. Two hundred million years ago, shallow bay