Little Medano Creek, Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.8/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web
Little Medano Creek is located in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. Work out when and for how long to visit Little Medano Creek and other Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve attractions using our handy Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve trip generator.
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  • We loved Medano Creek the first time and again on this visit. It is shallow for wading and flows over sand. It might be wide or narrow or dried up (later in summer), depending when you go. It is great...  read more »
  • At the end of the climb the dunes we spent an hour in the shallow water of Medano Creek and my two kids enjoyed themselves! The water was lukewarm and perfect for running and splashing. If you have kids and you go in the summer, wear a costume (I think the water there is always but still worth trying)!
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  • The stream goes in front of the dunes, the dunes if you are from lower elevation good luck you are 8000 ft above sea level, also the sand is soft very hard to climb In if you are older be careful with...  read more »