All About White Sands National Monument, New Mexico.

OPENING HOURS: Dunes Drive opens at 7:00 a.m. daily except when there is a missile test, and closes approx. one hour after sunset. With the exception of December 25 the monument is open daily year round. More HERE.
 

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White Sands New Mexico National Monument

White Sands New Mexico, National Monument
Introduction to White Sands - Visitor's Guide

What's New?

+ And that's a wrap for the 2016 Balloon Fest which took place on September 17 and 18. Submit your photos or browse footage from previous White Sands Hot Air Balloon Invitationals
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- CHECK BALLOON FEST

+ If you have missed the 2016 Trinity Site Tour, you will have your next opportunity in April 2017.
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- CHECK EVENTS

+ Only six Lake Lucero tours in 2016 and reservations are required. Find the next Lake Lucero Tour under events.
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- CHECK EVENTS

+ Upcoming roadblocks?
For US 70
closure information,
call (575) 678-1178.
All closures are subject to change without notice.
Bad park road conditions or weather related closures?

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- FOR MORE INFO CHECK OPERATING HOURS AND PARK ALERTS

 




VISIT WHITE SANDS
Where is White Sands located?   ::   How to get there?    ::   Where to stay?   ::   What to do at the Sands?  
What else to do in the area?   ::   Nightlife   ::   Filming a Movie?   ::   Weather at the Sands   ::   Commercial Shots  
::   How to Photograph White Sands?

ADDITIONAL INFO
General info   ::   Geological info   ::   Info on the dunes   ::   About Gypsum   ::   History of the Monument
Lake Lucero   ::   Military   ::   NASA    ::   Spaceport America    ::   Tularosa Basin   ::   Alamogordo
Otero County    ::   Do˝a Ana County   ::   New Mexico    ::   Chihuahuan Desert    ::   Missile Range History
Hunting and Fishing in New Mexico    ::   UNESCO World Heritage Site   ::   Hot Air Balloon Festival

Visitor's Guide   ::   About Us   ::   Support   ::   Downloads   ::   Maps   ::   Events   ::   News   ::   Sitemap
Photo Gallery    ::   Submit Your Photo   ::   Featured Content
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Photographs top left and bottom: Copyright Rob Roberts. Middle and background: Courtesy White Sands National Monument
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