great sand dunes national monument Trails

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Medano Pass :: Walsenburg, CO

The trail crosses open pastures, streams, dense woods, and rocky hills, and ends with a roller coaster ride winding through the sandy lowlands of the Great Sand Dunes National Monument. Medano Pass forms a unique gateway through which wind currents c

Eureka Dunes :: Big Pine, CA

This remote hike visits the tallest sand dunes in the California desert, in the far northwest corner of Death Valley National Park. Punctuating the south end of the remote desert basin of Eureka Valley is a grand pile of dune sand, the largest of thr

Custer County: East Creston Peak; Saguache County: Crestone Peak :: Westcliffe, CO

Located in south-central Colorado in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, about 50 miles northeast of Alamosa, 20 miles southwest of Westcliffe, and 10 miles north of Great Sand Dunes National Monument. The higher of twin 14,000-foot towers demands a stre

Trinidad, Cuchara, and Walsenburg Area Campgrounds :: Walsenburg, CO

The sights along the scenic byway that connects these three towns epitomize all that is Colorado. It’s all here: soaring mountains covered with pines and aspens, fragrant fields of wildflowers, lush green meadows, piñon-covered mesas, and clear mount

Anastasia State Park :: Saint Augustine, FL

This is a popular park because the beach is magnificent and it is a short drive to the old city, the old Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, and to a lighthouse that you can climb for a wonderful view. Anastasia offers great camping, and there

Medano Pass and Great Sand Dunes Trail :: Westcliffe, CO

For nearly the first seven miles, the road is 2WD as it travels through the Wolf Springs Ranch. From the intersection with FR 412, it becomes a 4WD road and begins to switchback its way toward the pass. It is narrow and rough but presents no great pr