White Sands National Monument   //   Location   //   How to Get Here   //   What to Do at the Sands   //   Maps

Geology   //   Military   //   NASA   //   Spaceport America   //   Hot Air Balloon Invitational   //   Events   //   Photo Gallery

Home // Where is White Sands Located?

 


Where is White Sands Located?

White Sands New Mexico - Pavement Ends
White Sands New Mexico
Photo: Tory Davis
 

White Sands NM Map
CLOSEST TOWN IS ALAMOGORDO, NM


 

White Sands is located in the Tularosa Basin in New Mexico, between the cities Las Cruces and Alamogordo.

The closest city is Alamogordo (see map.)

Couties: White Sands is situated in Otero County and Dona Ana County. See this map here.


Physical address of White Sands National Monument:

White Sands National Monument
19955 Highway 70, Alamogordo, NM

Latitude/Longitude of the Visitor Center:
32°40' N, 106°10' W

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1086
Holloman AFB, NM 88330-1086

 Visitor information via phone:
(575) 679-2599 or (575) 479-6124

Visitor information via fax:
(575) 479-4333

E-mail:
WHSA_Interpretation [at] nps.gov




And just in case you get lost... here is White Sands from space:


White Sands from Space
NASA
Click image to enlarge.



 

 

To the best of our knowledge all information is current. If you should discover any errors, however, please let us know via mail[at]white-sands-new-mexico.com. Thanks!

 

 

Menu


White Sands National Monument New Mexico

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
  ::   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    ::   Doņa Ana County   ::   New Mexico   ::   Chihuahuan Desert
Hunting and Fishing in New Mexico    ::   UNESCO World Heritage Site   ::   Hot Air Balloon Festival

Visitor's Guide   ::   About Us   ::   Support   ::   Downloads   ::   Maps   ::   Events   ::   News
Photo Gallery    ::   Submit Your Photo   ::   Featured Content

 

© 2014 Emerson Kent. All rights reserved.
Contact Us