Full Moon Hike at White Sands National Monument

1.8 Miles Round Trip - Loop Trail

White Sands NM - Search Nearby - Added by Jean-Claude Linossi

Hike the Dune Life Nature trail with a ranger during a full moon.

Started the hike at the Dune Life Nature trail parking area. Two rangers took us all on the trail . e walked up and down the dunes and some flat areas. We started out at sunset and the views of the sunset were beautiful. 30 minutes later we walked in the dark with light of the moon. The sand was beautiful in the dim light of the moon. Saw many night crawling creatures. This hike only takes place once a month and on line reservations are required.

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Photography
Hiking
Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Scenic

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1.8 Miles
Loop Trail

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Alamogordo, New Mexico

Alamogordo / White Sands KOA

Las Cruces, New Mexico

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