Dunes Among Diversity

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 this diversity through hiking, sand sledding, splashing in Medano Creek, wildlife watching, and more! The park and preserve are open 24 hours a day, so plan to also experience night skies and nocturnal wildlife during your visit. 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...

Two children floating Medano Creek

Medano Creek Conditions and Forecast

Detailed Medano Creek conditions and forecast flow, flow graph, and what to expect month by month in an average year

Girls Sand Sledding

Things to Do

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

Rainbow and Dunes

Weather Forecasts and Info, Webcam View

Get the best weather forecasts for various elevations in the park and preserve, weather info for each season, and a live webcam view

Girl in Pinon Flats Campground

Camping Information

Camping options and information, including developed campgrounds, 4WD vehicle camping, and backpacking

Last updated: July 11, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Visitor Center
11999 State Highway 150

Mosca, CO 81146

Phone:

(719) 378-6395

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