A dog and girl at white sands national monument

Why You Should Take Your Dog to the White Sands National Monument

Ashley Key Road Trips, Dog-Friendly

Seated within the Tularosa Basin in the Chihuahuan Desert located in New Mexico, the White Sand National Monument enraptures visitors – two-legged and four – into a paradoxical warm, winter wonderland as this natural sandbox distinctively features a vast, striking landscape flooded with pure white gypsum crystals. The white, soft sand befuddled a snow-loving, mountain-obsessed husky into trying to eat …