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Sand, sand & more sand- an offer roader's dream

Pack it and and pack it out- no hook ups for your RV- and if you don't have it hopefully you don't... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2017
Debbie M
Tracy, California
Photography at the Dunes

I went in early January midweek and there were a handful of quads at the lower dunes. The vast... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2017
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 28, 2018
“Great fun”
May 8, 2017
“Sand, sand & more sand- an offer roader's dream”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Kel-Baker Rd, Baker, CA
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Great place for a sand rail or at with 4wd. Be careful since it will s different than riding on solid ground. Very steep duns and scary at the top. Very pretty and I also do photography there. Very cold at night with the black...More

Thank gary c
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Pack it and and pack it out- no hook ups for your RV- and if you don't have it hopefully you don't need ed it because it's 30 mins to the nearest gas station and who knows how far to a real store.... But what...More

1  Thank Debbie M
Reviewed April 24, 2017

I went in early January midweek and there were a handful of quads at the lower dunes. The vast Majority of the dunes at Sunset/Sunrise was empty. It may have been because of the steady 15 mph wind blowing. The entrance fee is steep at...More

Thank citrusboy
Reviewed October 2, 2016

If you like off road ATV riding, then Dumont Dunes is a place to go. There are two areas. The large area with dunes as high as 700 feet, with an overall altitude of 1200 feet above sea level, and the small offroad dunes just...More

2  Thank N4595KRricharde
Reviewed December 2, 2015

Unless you are a sands buggy enthusiast, don't even think of visiting. Once off the highway, a long dusty road takes you to the entrance, where you are asked $40 (in our case, just to take photos). So much for “your public lands in our...More

Thank Oliver S
Reviewed August 31, 2014

competition hill is 1,200 ft high..very extreme to the top. The extensive dunes field is wonderful for photos and atv riding. there are numerous sand rails truckin around. it gets cold at night in the summer and there are zillions of stars from our milky...More

2  Thank gary c
Reviewed August 19, 2014

Make sure you have all the thongs you will need for the desert, there is no one around during the week, and is hot, But if you are not afraid of heights then you will have a blast, the dunes are high!

2  Thank Donald S
Reviewed March 19, 2014

i am not sure you want to come in august - it was sooo hot (116 at 11am) we left after 3h the area is really worth seeing - quiet impressive when you climb up the dunes - i wont recommend this to the unfit...More

3  Thank eetschman
Reviewed October 30, 2013

Made a run out to Dumont Dunes the other night as I was stuck working out of Baker and needed some time to kill. It's about 40 miles west of Baker on the way to Death Valley. I could see the attraction if you are...More

6  Thank BCRON
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