• Great Sand Dunes and Sangre de Cristo Mountains

    Great Sand Dunes

    National Park & Preserve Colorado

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Great Sand Dunes Quarter

The new Great Sand Dunes 2014 quarter

Courtesy U.S. Mint

Great Sand Dunes National Park Quarter Launched
The quarter launch took place September 4 with an estimated 3000 people in the audience.
View Full Press Release about the event (.pdf file, September 5, 2014)
Bison west of Great Sand Dunes

NPS/Scott Hansen

Press Release: National Park Service Seeks Public Input on Ungulate Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

View Full Press Release (pdf file, August 29, 2014)

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Did You Know?

Myrtle Woods, PEO member

The Ladies' PEO organization led the original effort to make Great Sand Dunes a national monument in 1932. Pictured at left is Myrtle Woods, a member of PEO at that time. More...