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The park contains the tallest sand dunes in North America

My Epic American Road Trip to the Great Sand Dunes

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Location: ~ West Region U.S.

Story Date: 7/10/2019

Publisher: The Daily Beast   

Author: William O'Connor

As the sand and hot air whipped down hundreds of feet off the dunes and through our little encampment, testing the strength of our stakes, threatening to shred our tents, and creeping into the crevices of our electronics, there was just one phrase I couldn’t get out of my head: “Their appearance was exactly that of the sea in storm, except as to color.”

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