Ambassadors for Wilderness
Go wild this summer at the Great Sand Dunes! Learn skills, develop leadership, have a blast, and be a part of the Great Sand Dunes family for life.
Watch our new Ambassadors for Wilderness video on YouTube! (9 minutes, 2013)
2013 Ambassadors For Wilderness Applications
Apply Online (secure form administered by Google, no registration required)
Summer 2013 Trip Dates
The Ambassadors for Wilderness program charges no fees. Food, gear, and entrance fees are paid for by the program. The participant is responsible only for his or her own personal clothing and transportation to the park. Students going into grades 8 or 9 are eligible for the junior high school sessions, while students going into grades 10-12 may apply for high school sessions. Students who complete their summer session and the Ambassador project will receive take-home camping swag and volunteer service hours.
Did You Know?
The 750' dunes look small from the alpine summit of 13,297' Mt. Herard, part of Great Sand Dunes National Preserve. More...