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Address: Central Death Valley near Stovepipe Wells, Death Valley National Park, CA
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Seen from Various Points or Walk to

Can been seen from various areas. Enter near Stove Pipe Wells area. Up Close by walking out to the dunes are just staying in the parking area. Interesting area after seeing all... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Banning, Ca
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Banning, Ca
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Can been seen from various areas. Enter near Stove Pipe Wells area. Up Close by walking out to the dunes are just staying in the parking area. Interesting area after seeing all the baked areas. Watch out for criters, stay away for brush and LOOOK where you are walking

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Definitely one for the Star Wars fans in the family. Worth a stop if you are going through death valley.

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Pace, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

These sand dunes are quite interesting in the middle of otherwise different landscape. You can walk to the top of these dunes. If you listen closely you can hear humming coming from inside them. The parking lot fills fast.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Try to go at sunset. Climb to the top of the highest dune, sit on a towel and watch the sun set over the tops of the dunes. If you're like me, you may have to crawl up part of the way, but the view makes the effort worth it!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is an easy site to view but not very exciting. The dunes have fascinating shapes but are not very extensive. Worth a stop.

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Maplewood, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful time watching the sunrise over the sand dunes. We spent about an hour and a half hiking and exploring the dunes, it can be strenuous getting to the top but worth it. Photographers can find a large number of spectacular subject matter.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ran out of sunlight after hiking Golden Canyon but as we were leaving the park via Stovepipe Wells (heading up to Yosemite) we passed right by the Sand Dunes anyway so had to stop and walk out. The parking lot is just off the main road and right in front of the sand. Luckily one of us had a... More 

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Sutton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have seen any dunes whatsoever in your life - You'll be very disappointed. The 1st 500m or so are rolling mounds of maybe 3 metres high. Not a wow experience. If you bother venturing back maybe 1km (over sand) the dunes are much higher. But considering most people doing death valley are on a time constraint, this could... More 

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Camarillo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the largest dunes but still awesome. Fun to climb and slide. The sand remains in the shoes and body crevices forever. Worthwhile visit.

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Cape Town
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we drove all the way through the park to see this desert and were disappointed by what we found. Possibly the smallest desert in the world??? and multitudes of people. As day trippers into the park in retrospect the time would have been better spent staying longer at other view points.

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