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...

Girl floating Medano Creek

Medano Creek Conditions and Forecast

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

Girl 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...

lightning over dunes

Weather Forecasts and Info, Webcam View

Get pinpoint weather forecasts for various elevations in the park and preserve, and weather info for each season

Tent and trailers among trees, dunes and mountain in background


Camping options in and near Great Sand Dunes NPP

Last updated: May 15, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Visitor Center
11999 State Highway 150

Mosca, CO 81146


(719) 378-6395

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