• Great Sand Dunes and Sangre de Cristo Mountains

    Great Sand Dunes

    National Park & Preserve Colorado

Pets

hiker with dog

During summer days, plan to keep your pet on the moist, cool sand near Medano Creek. Access the dunes with your pet only in early morning or evening to avoid 150 degree F sand. 

NPS/Scott Hansen

Printable Pet Guidelines and Map of Permitted Areas (.pdf file, 209 kb, updated 2015)

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