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.
Discover Great Sand Dunes With Students
Watch students come alive when they dive into the fascinating stories of Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve! Whether you visit in person or from afar, whether you explore the science of supervolcanoes or tiger beetles, whether you capture the curve of a sand dune or the spark of civic engagement, there is always something new and exciting to learn.