At Parry Lodge, we love the fact that our guests value the beauty of the American West. Our visitors find that we are perfectly situated between some of the most awe-inspiring State and National Parks. One popular day trip from Parry Lodge is the Coral Pink Sand Dunes, which is only half an hour away.
Here's everything you need to know about this incredible day trip:
About Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park
When you arrive at Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park, you might feel like you have stepped onto another planet. Everywhere you look, you will see red sand dunes towering around you. These dunes make the perfect natural playground for people of all ages! The park is open daily during daylight hours. The entrance fee is $8 per vehicle for the day. Utah residents only have to pay $4 per vehicle.
Types of Activities to Enjoy
Adventurers of all interests and skill levels will be thrilled with their options at the park. One of the most popular activities is ATV riding. Visitors can rent or bring their own ATV, and then spend endless hours zipping up and down the dunes. The majority of the dunes are available for riding, but there are a few that are reserved for hiking and playing.
Park Amenities to Note
If you are planning to take a day trip to the Coral Pink Sand Dunes, you'll be relieved to know that there are restrooms within the park — including restrooms that have showers. The visitor center also offers more information about the park and its amenities.
Places Where You Need to Get a Photo
Obviously, you're going to take plenty of photos of these unique dunes as you explore the park. However, you won't want to miss the Coral Pink Sand Dunes overlook, where you'll fine stunning panoramic views that you simply have to capture.
Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park is just one of the fantastic day trips that you can enjoy when you stay at Parry Lodge. We are also located just 34 minutes from Zion National Park and 88 minutes from Bryce Canyon National Park. To learn more about the Parry Lodge experience, contact us today.