St. Anthony Sand Dunes

Description:

The St. Anthony Sand Dunes consists of 11,000 acres of clear, shifting, white quartz sand. Although this is a wilderness study area, the dunes support high off-road vehicle traffic. Dunes up to 400 feet high attract riders from throughout the west. ORV users are strongly encouraged to avoid damage to vegetation and impacts to wildlife so that use of this unique area may continue. Others prefer to explore the dunes on horse and on foot. In the winter, it is a popular sledding and tubing area. Approximately 2,000 elk, 50 moose, and 1,400 mule deer winter in the vicinity.

Directions:

Located 8 miles west of St. Anthony.

Phone:

208-524-7500

Email:

id_upper_snake_fo@blm.gov

Address:

Upper Snake Field Office 1405 Hollipark Dr. Idaho Falls , ID 83401

Activities:

Biking Climbing Hiking Horseback Riding Off Highway Vehicle Wildlife Viewing

Organization:

BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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