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“How to walk in loose sand of the dunes.”
Review of Eureka Dunes

Eureka Dunes
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Owner description: These dunes, the highest in the state, are located near Death Valley.
Reviewed March 1, 2013

Tip I was given by two little kids at Great Sand Dunes Natl Park years ago: Take off your shoes and hike with just socks. Much easier and feels great to the feet! My wife and I did it several years ago at the Stovepipe Wells dunes, and plan to do the same this yr when we drive out to Eureka.

5  Thank Craig H
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Reviewed February 8, 2013

It's cool to see the dunes in the park but we also have been to white sand and thats much better in many ways. But this is just one of many different landscapes

2  Thank UKVISIT
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Reviewed January 25, 2013

We managed to catch an afternoon at the dunes and the shadows for photography was good but nothing like we experienced at sunrise. Lots more color and shadows. Unfortunately we did not get a sunset there but still it is awesome to see sand dunes in the middle of the desert.

1  Thank travelingmaddie
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Reviewed January 13, 2013

the highest dunes in California - about 700 ft. If you get to the top, start sand sliding down the slip face and listen for the dunes to "sing" - or hum, really... not many dunes do this. Amazing valley, great place to camp. fun to sleep up on the dunes when weather is nice.

3  Thank Janet W
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Reviewed November 1, 2012

Just remember to start early and take water with you! Watch out for snakes in the scrub! (I ever saw any just motivating you to get out there quicker)!

2  Thank hikerbepw
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