Medano Creek has become a raging river in recent weeks, attracting crowds to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve. (Seth Boster, The Gazette)
Thanks to healthy snowpack and large spring runoff, Medano Creek at the Great Sand Dunes Nat…
The Great Sand Dunes can confidently tout that it's one of the few places left in the world where light pollution does not obscure the night sky. The national park and preserve near Alamosa, Colorado, has been officially designated as an International Dark Sky Park.
10 of Colorado's most awe-inspiring natural wonders, including America's tallest sand dunes, an 80-foot triple waterfall and a glittering lake in the middle of the woods.