Park Campground and Medano Pass Road Closed for Winter
The Pinon Flats Campground is closed for the winter season until April 1. The Medano Pass Road remains closed for winter at Castle Creek Picnic area until snow and ice melt out. More »
Main Park Phone Lines Down
The main phone lines to the Visitor Center and primary park numbers are not operational. Individual staff lines are still functional. Please call 719-378-6373 to reach the Visitor Center.
Contacting the Park
Keep in mind that there is far more information on the park website than we can send you. Follow these links to find detailed answers to common questions on:
For visitor inquiries,
or write to:
Visitor Center (for general visitor inquiries)
Main Number (to access specific extensions, or listen to recorded park information)
For administrative and business correspondence, write to:
Administration and Fee Office: 719-378-6310
Did You Know?
Alpine lakes such as Upper Sand Creek Lake are part of the mountain watershed of Great Sand Dunes, and provide a dramatic contrast to the stark dunefield. More...