All About White Sands National Monument, New Mexico.

   

         

 
White Sands New Mexico National Monument

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

What's New?

+ Get yourself in the mood for the 2014 Balloon Fest and browse photos from the 2013 White Sands Hot Air Balloon Invitational
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- CHECK 2013 BALLOON PHOTOS

+ If you have missed the 2014 Trinity Site Tour, next year's Trinity Site Tour will take place on April 4, 2015.
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- CHECK EVENTS

+ Get ready for the last Lake Lucero Tour of the season on April 27, 2014. Please note that there will be no Lace Lucero tours May through October.
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- CHECK EVENTS

+ OPENING HOURS: From January 1, 2014, the monument opens at 9 a.m. and closes approximately one hour after sunset. With the exception of December 25, 2014, the monument is open daily year round.
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+ 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

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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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