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Unique Park in the Sand Dunes

We were on our way through the area and found this to be a convenient park right off of Interstate... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
Jim B
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Grapeview, Washington
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Sandhills State Park

It is a rather rustic type park, but it is quiet and so far we have enjoyed ourselves. The State... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
cindyn919
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United States
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Nearly 4,000 acres of sand dunes with activities including "surfing", camping, hiking, picnicking and bird and wildlife watching.
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Interstate 20 and Exit Mile Marker #86, Box 1738, Monahans, TX 79756
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+1 915-943-2092
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Beautiful sand dunes park in mid-Texas. Although there are some picnic spots along the road in, the best area to visit is all the way back- gorgeous sand dunes! For families with younger children, you can sled down one of the dunes. Best time for...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

We were on our way through the area and found this to be a convenient park right off of Interstate 20. It turned out to be a unique place to stay in the midst of large sand dunes. Although the entrance is right off of...More

1  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Traveling across the country on I-20, the two of us stayed here one night in our truck camper. The sites are well laid out, with electricity and water hookups and a camp dump station. The bathrooms are clean and well cared for. In the morning...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 16 January 2017

It is a rather rustic type park, but it is quiet and so far we have enjoyed ourselves. The State Park Staff were awesome and friendly.

Thank cindyn919
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Starting the New Year off with a great day trip to the Sandhills. Out kids (8,14,16, 20) all had a great time sledding in the dunes.

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This is a good place to go to whenever you're bored in the city or wanted to have a little bit challenging hike. It gives your legs a workout by walking up and down hills of fine sand! The sand is so fine that it...More

Thank Marinelle R
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I loved this park! You are able to camp right next to the dunes and if you cross one dune in most directions you will have complete solitude. We were in a 29 foot travel trailer and stayed in spot 11. Park staff was helpful,...More

2  Thank holicow
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I first visited as a child and I still enjoy visiting this nice state park. It hasn't changed that much in 40 years (that's a good thing). It's a great place to take kids of all ages for some fun in the sand dunes. It's...More

1  Thank M8092RRkevinm
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Wonderful place. Some wonderful sun sets/rises and all the stars you want to look at. Keep an eye out for toads. Right at dusk we were coming down a dune past a picnic shelter when right in front of us a very large toad came...More

Thank dj56_11
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We had a great time visiting this unusual state park. The main feature is giant sand dunes that make the park unique in Texas. You can ride the dunes on sand disks just like sledding in snow. The dunes are constantly on the move so...More

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Cheryl S
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Response from Sarracenia | Reviewed this property |
Not a cactus but still a succulent plant. It is Euphorbia antisiphyllitica.
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David I
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Response from wendethummel | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I know they have been around longer than I have been alive and that's 50 years lol
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Response from Phil G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Depends on what you plan to do. I would think Fall & Spring would be less HOT. And a half-day may be more than enough to do it all unless camping out.
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