Where to go sandboarding
Jockey's Ridge State Park
The largest sand dunes on the east coast of North America are located in Nags Head, NC. Check out Kitty Hawk Kites in the State Park to rent a sand sled or even try some kiteboarding on the dunes.
Silver Lake State Park
The only sand dunes east of Utah that allow private motorized vehicles. Located in Mears, MI. Sand boards and Sand sleds can be rented from The Sandbox in Silver Lake. The state park contains 2,000 acres of lofty, sand dunes.
Great Sand Dunes National Park
The largest sand dunes in North America are located in Mosca, CO. They offer sandboarding, sledding, sand skiing. The Sand dunes rise over 750 feet and are open year round. If you are heading to the Dunes hit up Kristi Mountain Sports in Alamosa or The Mountain View Motor Inn in Fort Garland to pick up a sandboard for an exciting day at the tallest dunes in the country.
Monahans SandHills State Park
The Texas Sand dunes. It is a semi arid and contains dunes up to 50 feet tall composed of wind blown sand. It is located in Ward and Winker counties. Check out these dunes and rent some sandboards at the State Park anytime of the year.
Marina State Beach
Some of California coast's tallest sand dunes are located in Marina, CA.These dunes are perfect for families with children because the dunes are long and not very steep. For more of a thrill check out The Pit in Sandy City or the dunes in Seaside.
Las Vegas NV
Sand Boarding Las Vegas
There are two Sand dunes fields near Las Vegas. First, the closest of the two in Nellis Dunes off of Las Vegas Blvd. Take your dune buggy out and you will have miles of dunes to ride your board down. Looking for a day trip then you can go to the Amargosa Dunes about 100 miles outside of Vegas. These dunes are up to 500 feet tall.
Glamis Sand Dunes
St Anthony Dunes
These dunes are a part of the Imperial Sand Dunes Recreational Area. This sand dune field is 40 miles long and 5 miles wide. It is a part of the largest sand dune field (Erg) in California. Head out to vendor row to Gilmore Off Road or Sweet Maries to pick up a sandboard to ride the Dunes.
The St Anthony Dunes are definitely the dunes you don't want to miss out on. Not only are these dunes some of the largest dunes, you can also bring your favorite sand toy with you to drive around and find all the best sandboarding locations. If you are in the area check out some sandboard rentals for you and your family at BYU outdoor resource center. If you want to get you own sandboard head on over to Idaho Dunes RV.