Dunes Among Diversity

Open all day and night year round, the tallest dunes in North America are the centerpiece in a diverse landscape of grasslands, wetlands, conifer and aspen forests, alpine lakes, and tundra. Experience a starry sky on moonless nights, or a surreal walk on the dunes under bright full moonlight. 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...

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Medano Creek Current and Forecast Flow

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Things to Do

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

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Weather, Conditions and Park Alerts

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Camping

Camping options in and near Great Sand Dunes NPP

Last updated: February 27, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Visitor Center
11999 State Highway 150

Mosca, CO 81146

Phone:

(719) 378-6395

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