Dunes Vehicle Recreation Area

Description:

Over 800 acres of fun is waiting for off-road enthusiasts at the Dunes Vehicle Recreation Area south of Farmington. The off-highway vehicle area contains a wide variety of topography including large sand dunes, steep to gentle hillsides, and sandy arroyo bottoms. Innumerable roads and trails exist in the Dunes, created by nearly 40 years of off-road vehicle use. The diverse landscape attracts a variety of motorized activity and provides riders a place to play, test their endurance, and improve their skills.

Directions:

The Dunes Vehicle Recreation Area is about 1.5 miles south of the City of Farmington on NM 371. The Dunes is confined to the east and the south by steep sandstone walls and to the west by the Navajo Nation boundary. Private property and an active sand and gravel pit lie north of the Dunes. Respect private property and protect your right to ride; ride only where allowed.

Phone:

505 599-8900

Email:

JAlleman@blm.gov

Address:

Farmington Field Office 1235 La Plata Highway Suite A Farmington , NM 87401

Activities:

Biking Hiking Off Highway Vehicle

Organization:

BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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