Special Event


Full Moon Hike

White Sands National Park


$8 per adult, $4 per child


Dune Life Nature Trail

Dates & Times


Saturday, April 16, 2022


7:30 PM


1 hour and 30 minutes

Type of Event

Guided Tour


Have you ever wanted to hike the dunes under the magical glow of the full moon? This is your chance to enjoy the peace and serenity of this elusive environment and experience unique stories of the park. Full moon hikes are offered once a month, April through November, on the night before the full moon

Entrance fee to park also applies in addition to program fees.  Tickets are required.

More information

Reservation or Registration: Yes

Tickets are available two months before the day of the tour (e.g. a tour on April 18, tickets will be on sale February 18). Tickets are required for this program and must be purchased through Recreation.gov or by calling (1-877-444-6777). Tour fees apply and will be charged by recreation.gov. Park entrance fees also apply and will be charged at the park. The full moon hike capacity is limited. There is no waitlist for sold-out tours; however, if tickets are canceled, they will be immediately available on Recreation.gov. Cancellations must be made by calling or visiting Recreation.gov at least 24 hours in advance of program. Refunds will not be granted within 24 hours of the beginning of the program. Refunds cannot be processed by park staff.
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