Rising from the heart of the Tularosa Basin is one of the world's great natural wonders - the glistening white sands of New Mexico. Here, great wave-like dunes of gypsum sand have engulfed 275 square miles of desert and created the world's largest gypsum dune field.
As seen at https://www.nps.gov/whsa/index.htm
Santa Rosa, New Mexico
228 miles approximately a 4 hour drive from Creek Ranch. If you have time to add a few days to the vacation, definitely consider stopping into White Sands National Park. With endless activities and beautiful scenery, this national park is a great stop for anyone traveling!
Roswell, New Mexico
White Sands National Park is approximately 133 miles, or a 3 hour trip driving, from Burnt Well. This national park is a sight to see, with miles upon miles of beautiful white sand to explore, adventure opportunities are endless! Take part in the hiking adventures, sand sledding, or picnicking spots in the park. You will create wonderful memories at this national park!
Winston, New Mexico
Approximately 4 hours (200 miles) from our ranch, the White Sands National Park is a great addition onto a vacation. With great places to camp, hike, picnick, and sled (like in the snow, but on warm sand!) this national park is a great place for all ages! It is not everyday that you see white sand is mass quanities either! Make sure to check this park out when booking your trip to the Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch!