Ambassadors for Wilderness Youth Program
Regional Junior High and High School students can go wild this summer!
Great Sand Dunes offers free, immersive, multi-day backpacking trips into the mountains of Great Sand Dunes National Preserve, part of the Sangre de Cristo Wilderness. Students participate in outdoor leadership skills and make new friends while also completing a service project.
Junior High Session
High School Session
Applications will be posted here this spring! Email for more information about the program.
Sandboarding and Sand Sledding
Teens love to slide down the dunes! Watch a fun, short how-to video and find out what gear to use on our Sandboarding and Sand Sledding page!