Best Sleds for Sand Dunes
Sand sledding. Photo courtesy of Bongani2.

Best Sleds for Sand Dunes

If you want to get your hands on your very own sand sled, we have a few recommendations. The most important thing to consider when you buy a sandsled is the location you are planning to use it: this will determine whether you need a professional hardwood sand sled for…

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Sand dune sledding and sand tobogganing
Sand dune sledding. Photo courtesy of Patrick Myers. CC.BY.2

Sand dune sledding and sand tobogganing

Sledding on sand dunes is one of the most popular recreational activities on sand dunes, next to sandboarding. It consists of either lying on a piece of board face down or sitting on it while gliding down a sand dune. Sleds and toboggans for beach and desert dunes are built…

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How to sandboard: sand surfing instructions for beginners
Girl sandboarding. Photo courtesy of Collinsalex2. CC-BY-SA

How to sandboard: sand surfing instructions for beginners

Sandboarding, sand sledding and sand skiing are all relatively easy to practice if you use proper equipment and follow a few basic steps. Gliding down sand dunes can feel like a daunting experience because this type of terrain is not very slippery and as board friendly as, say, snow -…

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What is sandboarding and how does it work?

Sandboarding (sometimes also referred to as sand surfing or dune boarding) is an extreme sport similar to snowboarding which is practiced on sand dunes rather than snow. A special board, called a sandboard, is used to ski on sandy terrains, although sand slates are also sometimes used. While still niche…

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