• Great Sand Dunes and Sangre de Cristo Mountains

    Great Sand Dunes

    National Park & Preserve Colorado


Woman sandboarding

Sandboarding is popular with teens as well as all ages!

NPS Photo

Teens love to sandboard! Watch the 1-minute high-energy video on our Sandboarding/Sand Sledding page!

The Ambassadors for Wilderness program has provided young people from grade 7 through college the chance to experience the lesser known wilderness areas of Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve. (Program not available in 2014). Watch a video about Ambassadors for Wilderness on YouTube!

Did You Know?

Crestone Peaks

Some of the most dramatic views of the 14,000' Crestone Peaks are from the north side of Great Sand Dunes National Park. More...