Things To Do In Area

     The San Luis Valley is a popular destination and home to the Great Sand Dunes National Park, just to name one of many attractions. Here are some places we recommend on your trip here:



Great Sand Dunes National Park

30 miles northwest of WMTP

The tallest dunes in North America




Rio Grande Scenic Railroad

25 miles west of WMTP

Journey by train down the historical tracks dating back to 1878

Offer rides to Alamosa, Fort Garland, Fir Summit, and La Veta




Pagosa Hot Springs

114 miles west of WMTP

World’s deepest, natural hot springs




Wheeler Geological Area – National Monument

80 miles west of WMTP

Hike or four-wheel drive in to see these incredible rock formations in the remote area of La Garita Wilderness




Creede, CO

93 miles west of WMTP

Visit an old mining town and take a tour through their underground mining museum




Taos, NM

80 miles south of WMTP

World’s oldest, most continually lived in apartment complex

Home of the Taos Pueblo Native Americans




Alamosa, CO

25 miles west of WMTP

Serves as the San Luis Valley’s cultural and economic center

Central to attractions and recreations of all ages


Living History Museum

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