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We were fortunate to be able to kick off our summer vacation with two nights of camping in Great Sand Dunes National Park.  It was our first multiple night camping trip and the first time we’ve ventured more than about an hour and a half away. It was amazing!  I don’t think I can fully articulate how majestic the dunes are in front of a Rocky Mountain backdrop.  This is the perfect time of year for playing in Medano Creek,  a stream created from the snowmelt. The kids even tried some sand dune sledding. We all had a great time and can’t wait to find our next campsite!


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