Park Always Open - No Reservations Needed to Visit

Open 24/7 year round! There are no reservations to visit or limit on the number of visitors in the park and preserve, but there is currently limited capacity in the visitor center.

The tallest dunes in North America are the centerpiece in a diverse landscape of grasslands, wetlands, forests, alpine lakes, and tundra. Explore this website to learn more! Read More

Dunes, Medano Creek, Cottonwood Grove, Forest, and Alpine Peak

Plan Your Visit

Things to do, current and forecast conditions, camping and lodging, and more...

Girl floating on Medano Creek wave

Medano Creek Current and Forecast Flow

Get current and forecast conditions of Medano Creek

Girl Sandboarding

Things to Do

Sand sledding, Medano Creek beach play, experiencing the night, forest hiking, climbing to alpine lakes and peaks, and more...

lightning over dunes

Weather, Conditions and Park Alerts

Get pinpoint weather forecasts, general conditions,and park alerts

Tent and trailers among trees, dunes and mountain in background

Camping

Camping options in and near Great Sand Dunes NPP

The Park Store is located inside the visitor center.

WNPA Park Store

Night sky books, t-shirts, mugs, and more can be found at the WNPA Park Store. Stop by the visitor center to explore the store.

The WNPA Online Store has Great Sand Dunes souvenirs.

WNPA Online Store

Popular collectables can be found at the WNPA Online Store. Coffee mugs, patches, t-shirts, postcards, magnets, ornaments, and more.

Last updated: July 8, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Visitor Center
11999 State Highway 150

Mosca, CO 81146

Phone:

(719) 378-6395
Great Sand Dunes Visitor Center main number

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