High Dune Trail, Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

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  • Ever run on the beach? Well, I have and hiking the dunes feels much like that except it's all uphill. It is absolutely amazing and we went during the sunrise where you can take in the shadow and... 
    Ever run on the beach? Well, I have and hiking the dunes feels much like that except it's all uphill. It is absolutely amazing and we went during the sunrise where you can take in the shadow and...  more »
  • We came for a visit to the Great Sand Dunes National Park on Tuesday, October 19. We did the 3 mile High Dune Trail, 2nd highest Dune in the park. It's not a normal trail with a trail path. You... 
    We came for a visit to the Great Sand Dunes National Park on Tuesday, October 19. We did the 3 mile High Dune Trail, 2nd highest Dune in the park. It's not a normal trail with a trail path. You...  more »
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  • Just a Big sandy hill. No ice cream at the top, but pretty stunning views.
  • Hiking uphill in sand is rough but highly rewarding. Bring a sandboard up with you so you can ride down!

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