North Algodones Dunes Wilderness Area, California

4.3
#589 of 628 in Nature in California
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  • Along Highway 78 are some Vantage points from which you can see the enormous Amounts of Sand (E.g. Hugh T. Osborne Lookout Park). Very impressive!
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  • In a corner of the Colorado Desert filled with beautiful, quirky landscapes, the Algodones Dunes really stands out. The entire dune system, which runs for about 45 miles between Calipatria and the Int...  more »
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  • Incredible Place I Didn't Even Know Existed! Driving through the Sonoran Desert on our way to San Diego, we suddenly spotted some "mountains" off in the distance that appeared to have a strange yellow coloration. The closer we got, the stranger they looked. Eventually we realized they weren't mountains but rather huge sand dunes. Once we finally reached them, we felt like we were on an entirely different planet. The Imperial Sand Dunes are incredibly cool and certainly something that you have to experience to believe
  • Obviously not the place to go in the summer unless you can handle the heat of the sand and the wind. Which I was good with, I thought it was cool to run through as a quick workout and stop from a long drive.But wanted to see it, so was on my list..

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