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Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

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Address: Kanab, UT
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Encompassing 3,730 acres at an elevation of 6,000 feet, this state park is...

Encompassing 3,730 acres at an elevation of 6,000 feet, this state park is the site of a stunning, coral-colored dune field that is surrounded by red sandstone cliffs and juniper forests.

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Small state park, would go back for a ranger led night tour

This was ok. We live in Colorado and have a National Park with much bigger sand dunes. But, this place would be fun to go on a ranger led night hike to look for scorpions, etc. I... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 December 2016
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Lafayette, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there on a tour and saw a lot of the Coral Pink Sand Dunes. The manager of the Dunes, Frank, spent a lot of time with us answering all sorts of questions and letting us know of all of the activities that people can do at the Dunes.. I was impressed!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who would have thought there would be actual sand dunes, coral pink ones no less, in this region?! Crazy but so beautiful. Kids love this place. Take everyone up to the top of a big dune and race to the bottom! Also, a ridiculously awesome photographic location during golden hours or just sunsets in general. Just minutes from Kanab.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

We were torn whether or not to take the time to side trip to the dunes on our way to Antelope Canyon. We'd asked some locals near Zion and they were "so so" about if we'd think the time was worth it. When we saw the sign we took a quick right and went for it. We will never regret... More 

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Lafayette, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

This was ok. We live in Colorado and have a National Park with much bigger sand dunes. But, this place would be fun to go on a ranger led night hike to look for scorpions, etc. I wanted to do it when we visited, but it didn't work out timing wise.

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Elizabeth, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Coral Pink Sand Dunes is an interesting place to visit but given the myriad of places to visit in this area it would be near the bottom of my list. Perhaps this is because I come from an area that has a lot of sand dunes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Beautiful pink dunes. I will come back with my family. This is the prettiest place i have seen in a while.

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

These sand dunes are well worth the time to drive to. It is about a 20-25 minute drive to the Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park from Kanab. So fun to trudge around in the sand and climb to the top of the dunes. We played Bocci Ball and had a splendid time!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

My Best Friends dog and I had the dunes to ourselves for about 90 minutes! It's a beautiful and peaceful place. Great for hiking or meditating and relaxing on a dune!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Coral Pink Sand Dunes is not very big but it's a nice place to visit while you are in Kanab. It's only half an hour drive from Kanab. If you've never visited other huge sand dunes, this would be a nice preview. You have to pay $8 entrance fee (per vehicle). I noticed many people went there after 4:30 or... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The Sand Dunes as far as the eye could see. I was instantly drawn to the forest area that surrounded the area noting how at odds it seemed that sand dunes were surrounded by a pine forest and not the ocean. It was very windy on our vist so we were unable to walk the dunes. The dunes are not... More 

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