Ranger programs are the perfect way to learn more about White Sands National Park and the amazing diversity found here. Programs are offered for a variety of ages and interests. Sunset Strolls are presented every day, while Lake Lucero and Full Moon guided hikes are offered multiple times a year. There is something for everyone, and we hope to see you on a ranger program soon. Ranger programs are scheduled on the park calendar to help you plan ahead!
Sunset Strolls are a great way to end your day. Enjoy a leisurely, one-hour, ranger-guided walk across the sand dunes.
Hike the dunes under the glow of the full moon. Full moon hikes are offered March through December the night before the full moon.
Full Moon Night
Enjoy a moonlit evening as White Sands National Park extends its closing time. Offered monthly on the full moon from May to October.
Have you ever wondered how the white sands formed? Take a tour to the birthplace of the dunes, and learn how life has changed around it.
Rangers at White Sands offer a variety of drop-in programs. Check in at the visitor center to discover these unscheduled exciting programs.
Last updated: February 23, 2024