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The Great Sand Dunes as seen from high above, on the summit of Mt. Herard, 13,340 feet - September. Here is the opposite view looking up at Mt. Herard from in the dunes. Photo ©2005 by Jack Brauer, www.widerange.org

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RyanSawesome

RyanS

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I've never seen the Dunes from above with the shadows quite like that!
Posted Oct 25, 2005 7:01 pm

Jack BRe: awesome

Jack B

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Yeah, we started hiking really early that morning! Oh and by the way it was windy up there and very very cold.
Posted Oct 26, 2005 11:43 am

JonBradfordYeah Awesome.

JonBradford

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I think the Winger guide refers to Herard as the Sentinal of the Dunes. I realy want to go up therre soon as I am a fan of the sand dunes. Since I started going to the dunes when I was 17 I always thought of Herard as "Two Fang Mountain" because Ididn't know the real name at the time. 13 years later I still like "Two Fang"!

Jon
Posted Dec 20, 2005 7:27 pm

Jack BRe: Yeah Awesome.

Jack B

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Two Fang is a much better name. It makes a good trip to spend a night at Medano Lake below "Two Fang", hike it in the morning, then go down and camp in the dunes the next night. Good fun!
Posted Jan 8, 2006 12:48 pm

SajamaStriking...

Sajama

Voted 10/10

...panorama!

Cheers.
Posted Nov 7, 2006 9:44 am

RayMondoBreathe

RayMondo

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I can breathe, breathe, breathe. Such openness.
Posted Sep 7, 2009 5:37 pm

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Jack BSubmitted by Jack B
on Oct 25, 2005 5:17 pm

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