Discover the hidden gem of Ten Mile Dunes in Fort Bragg, California. Part of the 1,300-acre Inglenook Fen-Ten Mile Dunes Natural Preserve, this vast dunes structure offers endless opportunities for adventure and exploration.
Sandboarding and desert adventures in North America.
On January 14th, 2023, the Imperial Sand Dunes Recreational Area (ISDRA) held its 25th annual cleanup event, drawing in hundreds of participants from Imperial County and surrounding areas. The event, which is a tradition that has been ongoing for over two decades, saw individuals coming together to clean up and…
Explore the Great Kobuk Sand Dunes in Alaska's Kobuk Valley National Park. These towering dunes, formed by ancient glaciers, offer a unique and otherworldly experience with soaring heights and summer temperatures reaching over 100 degrees. Accessible by plane or car, visitors can hike or take ATV tours to discover this hidden desert.
When it comes to relaxing and rejuvenating, there's nothing quite like a dip in a natural hot spring. And if you're looking for some of the best natural hot springs in the Palm Springs area, you're in luck. First things first: no, there are no natural hot springs located directly…
Is Telosa, the $400 billion sustainable desert city proposed by former Walmart CEO Marc Lore, a glimpse into the future or a costly pipe dream? Learn about the potential benefits and pitfalls of this ambitious project.
The Coos Bay Sand Dunes in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area are a must-see destination for UTV enthusiasts. The dunes, located just north of Coos Bay, offer designated sand roads, forests, and year-round beach access. Navigating the dunes can be tricky, so it's important to familiarize yourself with main landmarks and access points, and to have adequate tires.
Sandboarding is an exciting and thrilling sport that combines the adrenaline rush of surfing and snowboarding, but on sand dunes. Whether you are a beginner or seasoned dune slider, the United States is home to some of the best sandboarding and sand sledding locations in the world. From the towering…
The California desert is bracing for a potential superbloom following recent record-breaking rain. While the colorful display is sure to be breathtaking, experts warn that the crowds drawn to the event could damage fragile ecosystems. Visitors are encouraged to enjoy the blooms responsibly and stay on designated trails.
Florence, Oregon is a small coastal town known for its natural beauty and outdoor activities. The city is situated in the county of Lane and is just a short drive from Eugene and Portland. With its location on the Pacific coast, Florence offers a wide range of activities such as sandboarding on the Oregon Sand Dunes, off-roading on the dunes and beaches, and beachcombing along the coastline.
Manhattan Beach Sand Dune Park offers a unique workout experience with its 100-foot high sand dune. The steep incline and soft sand provide a challenging climb for fitness enthusiasts. The park also features 208 steps for an alternative workout, and is popular among amateur and professional athletes such as Troy Polamalu and Kobe Bryant. The park is also known for its playground and picnic facilities, and is a must-visit destination in Manhattan Beach.